Japanese Literature AVP

Japanese Literature AVP

early works of Japanese literature were
heavily influenced by cultural contact with China and Chinese literature often
written in classical Chinese Indian literature also had an influence to the
diffusion of Buddhism in Japan eventually Japanese literature developed
into a separate style in its own right as Japanese writers began writing their
own works about Japan although the influence of Chinese literature and
classical Chinese remained until the end of the Edo period since Japan reopened
its parts to Western trading and diplomacy in the 19th century Western
and Eastern literature have strongly affected each other and continue to do
so ancient literature before the introduction of kanji from China
Japanese had no writing system at first Chinese characters were used in Japanese
syntactical formats and the result was sentences that look like Chinese but
were read phonetically as Japanese Chinese characters were further adapted
creating what is known as manual Ghana the earliest form of gamma or syllabic
writing the earliest works were created in the Nara period these include the
kojiki a historical record that also chronicles ancient Japanese mythology
and folk songs the nihon shoki a chronicle written Chinese that is
significantly more detailed than a kojiki and the manual shoe a poetry
anthology one of the stories they describe is the tale of Rashi mataró
which has been identified as the earliest example of the story involving
time travel classical literature classical Japanese literature generally
were first literature produced during the Heian period referred to as the
golden era of art and literature Genji Monogatari by a woman named Murasaki
Shikibu is considered the preeminent masterpiece
of hayyan fiction in an early example of a work of fiction in the form of novel
other important writings of this period include the coconut cashews a walker
poetry anthology and macaron Oso the ladder ridden by Murasaki Shikibu
contemporary in rival say shanigan as an essay about the life loves and pastimes
of Nobles in the Emperor’s Court the IRA ha poem now one of the two standard
orderings of the Japanese slobbery was also developed during the early part of
this period medieval literature during this period the Japan experienced many
civil wars which led to the development of warrior class and subsequent war
tales histories and related stories work from the spirit is notable for its
insights into life and death simple lifestyles and redemption through
killing a representative work is the tale of the hate game an epic account of
the struggle between the Minamata entire clans for control of Japan at the end of
the third century other important tales of the period include kimono Chama
hockey and Yoshi that ken goes to Suraj the exact early modern literature
literature during this time was written during the largely peaceful Tokugawa
period commonly referred to as the Edo period due in a large part to the rise
of the working and middle classes in the new capital of panel forms of popular
drama developed which would later evolve into kabuki the jury in kabuki tremulous
Komatsu monzaemon became popular at the end of the 17th century and he is also
known as the japan’s shakespeare Matsuo Basho wrote okinawa seviche a travel
diary focus I perhaps depends most famous for blocked print artists also
illustrated fiction as well as his famous terraces bees of Mount Fuji Japan
sha e ku is also known as Japan’s Mark Twain modern literature the Meiji period
marks the opening of Japan to the west and the period of rapid
industrialization the introduction of European literature brought fevers to
the poetic repertoire it became widely used for longer works embodying new
intellectual themes young japanese or prose writers and
Roberta’s struggled with a whole galaxy of new ideas and artistic schools but
novelists were the first to assimilate some of these concepts successfully both
for literature world war 2 in Japan’s defeat deeply influenced Japanese
literature many authors wrote stories of disaffection loss of purpose in the
coping defeat her umezaki’s short story Sakurajima shows a disillusion a
skeptical Navy officer stationed in a Base located in the Sakurajima volcanic
island close to Kagoshima on the southern tip of the Kyushu Island for
summer designs novel the Setting Sun south of a soldier turning from manchak
award show Hioki wonder Yomiuri prize for his novel virus on the plane about
the Japanese deserter going mad in the Philippine jungle Yukio Mishima well
known for both his holistic writing and his controversial suicide by seppuku
began writing in the post-war period Nobu Okajima short story the American
school portrays a group of Japanese teachers of English who in the immediate
aftermath of the war deal with the American occupation in varying ways

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