The Resource Writing the love of boys : origins of Bishōnen culture in modernist Japanese literature, Jeffrey Angles

Writing the love of boys : origins of Bishōnen culture in modernist Japanese literature, Jeffrey Angles

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Writing the love of boys : origins of Bishōnen culture in modernist Japanese literature
Title
Writing the love of boys
Title remainder
origins of Bishōnen culture in modernist Japanese literature
Statement of responsibility
Jeffrey Angles
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Despite its centuries-long tradition of literary and artistic depictions of love between men, around the fin de siFcle Japanese culture began to portray same-sex desire as immoral. Writing the Love of Boys looks at the response to this mindset during the critical era of cultural ferment between the two world wars as a number of Japanese writers challenged the idea of love and desire between men as pathological. Jeffrey Angles focuses on key writers, examining how they experimented with new language, genres, and ideas to find fresh ways to represent love and desire between men. He traces the pe
Cataloging source
N$T
Dewey number
895.6/093526642
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PL721.H59
LC item number
A85 2011eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Label
Writing the love of boys : origins of Bishōnen culture in modernist Japanese literature, Jeffrey Angles
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
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Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Blow the blood-stained bugle : Murayama Kaita and the language of personal sensation -- Treading the edges of the known world : homoerotic fantasies in Murayama Kaita's prose -- The appeal of the strange : same-sex desire in Edogawa Ranpo's mystery fiction -- (Re)discovering same-sex love : Ranpo and the creation of Queer history -- Uninscribing the adolescent body : aesthetic resistance in Taruho's writing -- Conclusion : postwar legacies
Control code
ocn707926702
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vii, 302 pages)
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781299947092
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations
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not applicable
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.b25267772
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unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • (OCoLC)707926702
  • pebcs0816676836

Library Locations

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