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Title The female as subject : reading and writing in early modern Japan / edited by P.F. Kornicki, Mara Patessio, and G.G. Rowley

Publ Info Ann Arbor [Mich.] : Center for Japanese Studies, University of Michigan, 2010
 RWU Main Library  PL722.W64 F46 2010    AVAILABLE
Descript ix, 279 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Series Michigan monograph series in Japanese studies ; no. 70
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents Women, education, and literacy / P. F. Kornicki -- Tale of Genji: required reading for aristocratic women / G. G. Rowley -- Illustrated classical texts for women in the Edo period / Joshua S. Mostow -- The woman reader as symbol: changes in images of the woman reader in Ukiyo-e / Itasaka Noriko -- In the shadow of men: looking for literate women in biography and prosopography / Anna Beerens -- A father's advice: confucian cultivation for women in the late eighteenth century / Bettina Gramlich-Oka -- Nishitani Saku and her mother: "writing" in the lives of Edo period women / Yabuta Yutaka -- The taming of the strange: Arakida Rei reads and writes stories of the supernatural / Atsuko Sakaki -- Kishida Toshiko and the career of a public-speaking woman in Meiji Japan / Sugano Noriko -- Readers and writers: Japanese women and magazines in the late nineteenth century / Mara Patessio -- Women and literacy from Edo to Meiji / Anne Walthall
LC subject Japanese literature -- History and criticism
Women and literature -- Japan
Books and reading -- Japan
Women in literature
Add Author Kornicki, Peter F. (Peter Francis)
Patessio, Mara, 1975-
Rowley, G. G., 1960-
ISBN 9781929280643 (hardback : alk. paper)
1929280645 (hardback : alk. paper)
9781929280650 (pbk. : alk. paper)
1929280653 (pbk. : alk. paper)