restricted access   Volume 27, Special Issue 2015

Table of Contents

Special Journal in Honor of Kyoko Selden

Alisa Freedman (Japanese Literature and Film), University of Oregon
with Mark Selden (The Geopolitics and Political Economy of the Asia-Pacific), Cornell University

Image Plates

pp. i-vii

In Remembrance of Kyoko Selden

pp. xii-2

Remembering Kyoko Selden

pp. 3-5

free access   Introduction to the Special Issue in Honor of Kyoko Selden

pp. 6-10

Classical Literature

Introduction to the Taiheiki: The Chronicle of Great Peace

pp. 11-16

Selections from the Taiheiki: The Chronicle of Great Peace

pp. 17-25

Introduction to the Hinin Taiheiki: The Paupers’ Chronicle of Peace

pp. 26-31

Hinin Taiheiki: The Paupers’ Chronicle of Peace

pp. 32-54

Renga by Sasaki Doyō: Selected from the Tsukubashū (Tsukuba Anthology)

pp. 55-62

Madame Butterfly

The Takarazuka Concise Madame Butterfly

pp. 63-80

Recollections of War

A Childhood Memoir of Wartime Japan

pp. 81-103

Atomic Bomb Literature

Masks of Whatchamacallit: A Nagasaki Tale

pp. 104-126

Ainu Literature

The Song the Owl God Himself Sang “Silver Droplets Fall Fall All Around,” An Ainu Tale

pp. 127-137

Okinawan Stories

The Goddess of the Wind and Okikurmi

pp. 138-146

Our Gang Age, 1970

pp. 147-159

Excerpt from Swaying, Swinging

pp. 160-167

Art and Beauty

Artistic Legacy of the Fifteenth Century: Selections from Japan: The Shaping of Daimyo Culture, 1185-1868

pp. 168-174

Selections from “Ukiyo-e Landscapes and Edo Scenic Places”

pp. 175-183

Selections from The Search for the Beautiful Woman: A Cultural History of Japanese and Chinese Beauty

pp. 184-190


Selected Haiku

pp. 191-196

Three Poems

pp. 197-209


Selections from Nurtured by Love

pp. 210-219

Women and Modernism

Wandering in the Realm of the Seventh Sense

pp. 220-274


Three Heian Poems

pp. 275-278


Selected Works by Kyoko Selden

pp. 279-284

On the Contributors

pp. 285-286