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Author Kishi, Tetsuo, 1935-

Title Shakespeare in Japan / Tetsuo Kishi and Graham Bradshaw.

Publication Info. London ; New York : Continuum, [2005]


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Description 1 online resource (xii, 153 pages)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 146-147) and index.
Contents Preface; Part 1: Adaptations and Translations; 1 Shakespeare and Traditional Japanese Theatre: Tsubouchi Shoyo; 2 Shakespeare in Japanese (I): Fukuda Tsuneari; 3 Shakespeare in Japanese (II): Kinoshita Junji; Part 2: Productions and Creative Critiques; 4 Shakespeare and the Japanese Stage; 5 Shakespeare and Japanese Literature; 6 Shakespeare and Japanese Film: Kurosawa Akira; Further Reading; Index; A; B; C; D; E; F; G; H; I; J; K; L; M; N; O; P; R; S; T; V; W; Y; Z.
Summary Since the late Meiji period, Shakespeare has held a central place in Japanese literary culture. This account explores the conditions of Shakespeare's reception and assimilation. It considers the problems of translation both cultural and linguistic, and includes an extensive illustrated survey of the most significant Shakespearean productions and adaptations, and the contrasting responses of Japanese and Western critics.
Note Print version record.
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Subject Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Translations into Japanese -- History and criticism.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Stage history -- Japan.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616 -- Appreciation -- Japan.
Translating and interpreting -- Japan -- History.
English language -- Translating into Japanese.
Japanese literature -- English influences.
English drama -- Appreciation -- Japan.
Theater -- Japan -- History.
English drama.
English language.
Japanese literature.
Shakespeare, William, 1564-1616.
Translating and interpreting.
DRAMA -- Shakespeare.
Added Author Bradshaw, Graham.
Other Form: Print version: Kishi, Tetsuo, 1935- Shakespeare in Japan. London ; New York : Continuum, ©2005 (DLC) 2004061829
ISBN 9781847141293 (electronic bk.)
1847141293 (electronic bk.)
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