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Adventures of a postmodern historian – Japan

Rosenstone, Robert A. (2016) Adventures of a postmodern historian – Japan. Rethinking History, 20 (1). pp. 2-38. ISSN 1364-2529. doi:10.1080/13642529.2016.1134911.

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In which the author, a historian of the modern West, goes to Japan to teach on a Fulbright and finds that his year abroad leads him to a historical topic so different from his past efforts and so close to his own experience that it takes him more than a decade to figure out an innovative way of writing the past that can express his, and he hopes that of others as well, contemporary literary sensibility.

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Additional Information:© 2016 Taylor & Francis. Published online: 28 Jan 2016. Special Issue: History as Creative Writing 6
Subject Keywords:Japan, Kyoto, Fukuoka, Hearn, Buddhism, Shinto
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Deposited By: Tony Diaz
Deposited On:23 Apr 2016 00:10
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