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Journal of Asian Studies (2012) 71 (3): 798–799.
Published: 01 August 2012
...Cheryl Crowley Haiku Before Haiku includes translations and notes for hokku by fifty-five poets, most of them medieval but some of them early modern. It is immensely authoritative: original material is translated with precision and elegance, and commentary is meticulously researched...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (4): 632–633.
Published: 01 August 1958
...Donald Keene The Japanese Haiku . By Kenneth Yasuda . Tokyo : Tuttle , 1957 . xx, 232 . $5.00. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1958 1958 632 THE JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES La porte itroite for example, with Natsume's views on self-righteousness taking the place...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1959) 18 (4): 511–512.
Published: 01 August 1959
...Earl Miner An Introduction to Haiku: An Anthology of Poems and Translations from Bashō to Shiki . By Harold G. Henderson . New York : Doubleday , 1958 . Boards: xii, 179 . $4.50. Paper: x, 190. $1.25. Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1959 1959 1 My page...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1983) 43 (1): 171–172.
Published: 01 November 1983
...Susan Matisoff Haiku Painting . By Leon M. Zolbrod . New York : Kodansha International , 1982 . 48 pp. Bibliography, Illustrations. $18.95. Copyright © Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1983 1983 BOOK REVIEWS JAPAN 171 world of which he had only secondhand and stereotyped...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 37 (2): 357–358.
Published: 01 February 1978
...Harold Wright Modern Japanese Haiku: An Anthology . Compiled, Translated, and with an introduction by Makoto Ueda . Toronto : University of Toronto Press , 1976 . viii, 265 pp. $12.50 (cloth); $4.50 (paper). Copyright © The Association for Asian Studies, Inc. 1978 1978 BOOK...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1990) 49 (2): 274–290.
Published: 01 May 1990
...David L. Barnhill Abstract The japanese writer Matsuo Bashō (1644–94) is known in the West primarily as a haiku poet. But he was also a master of Japanese prose, both haibun (short pieces of poetic prose) and kikō (travel literature). It is in his prose, particularly his travel journals, that Bashō...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 37 (2): 356–357.
Published: 01 February 1978
... con- the haiku poets cultivated. cepts and those of the past: Kafu's "kabuki style of fiction" (p. 42) and his view of the novel as chat, Dazai's concept of humor that derives from Basho's karumi (lightness), Shiga's and Dazai's idea of fiction as personal revelation, and For instance...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 37 (2): 358–360.
Published: 01 February 1978
...Gail Lee Bernstein 358 JOURNAL OF ASIAN STUDIES However, "new traditionalists" did appear; re- considered a translation, showing one of the spect again was given to the "seasonal word" as multiple meanings the haiku is capable of yield- well as the seventeen syllables. Iida Dakotsu ing when...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2019) 78 (3): 689–690.
Published: 01 August 2019
... how haiku — especially the topical haiku that Shiki wrote for Nippon beginning in 1892—engaged the political realm and became the foundation for modern haiku. He notes that while Nippon is frequently referred to as “nationalistic,” it did not believe the nation to consist of the “mechanisms...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (4): 631–632.
Published: 01 August 1958
... RICHIE The Japanese Haiku. By KENNETH YASXJDA. Tokyo: Tuttle, 1957. xx, 232. $5.00. Mr. Yasuda has an enviable knowledge of both Japanese and Western poetry. He is also a poet himself, an inestimable advantage in translating and explaining the haiku. The special emphasis of this book, indeed...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (1): 203–204.
Published: 01 February 2001
... chapters: two by Addiss, two by Chaves, and a final one by Rimer. Addiss' contribution consists of a descriptive biogtaphy of the poet-artist, who styled himself Kodojin, "Old Taoist," followed by translations of his haiku. The authot ttaces Kodojin's family roots to Shingu, a town in Wakayama Prefecture...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1958) 17 (4): 633–634.
Published: 01 August 1958
... the haiku, and he reinforces their conclusions with which Mr. Yasuda sometimes bestows on what a mighty array of statements on poetry by the wise seems in English (he gives no Japanese originals) men of the West. Again, is it only perversity on a distinctly minor poem, I for one suddenly feel my part...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1978) 37 (3): 544–545.
Published: 01 May 1978
... that has created the "paradise for police" in Japan, but it is not exportable; it must be made in the U.S.A. And maybe the price is too high, when we realize it is ourselves, and not the police, who have to pay it. DAN FENNO HENDERSON University of Washington By tradition, haiku do not deal with love. Yet...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1984) 44 (1): 211–213.
Published: 01 November 1984
...Amy Vladeck Heinrich Modern Japanese Poets and the Nature of Literature . By Makoto Ueda . Stanford, Calif. : Stanford University Press , 1983 . viii, 451 pp. Rōmaji Renderings of Haiku and Tanka Cited, Source Notes, Checklist of Poems Translated into English, Selected Bibliography, Index...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1983) 42 (4): 961–963.
Published: 01 August 1983
... of thirty-six memorable poets. Basho pioneered such sequences, modifying an earlier practice of composing fifty-, one-hundred-, or one-thousand-stanza chain poems. A haiku prose-poem (haibun) by Basho, a eulogistic tribute to Basho, and an extra group of thirty-five haiku verses (all in maki 6) complete...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1983) 43 (1): 170–171.
Published: 01 November 1983
... chosen as his medium here. ROBERT LEUTNER University of Iowa Haiku Painting. By LEON M. ZOLBROD. New York: Kodansha International, 1982. 48 pp. Bibliography, Illustrations. $18.95. The form of this slender, thoroughly satisfying book mirrors the subject it covers. We notice the illustrations first...
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Far Eastern Quarterly (1955) 14 (3): 347–354.
Published: 01 May 1955
... (“fiction of mental life”), which particularly refers to the contemplative type. Kume Masao, who gives himself credit for naming the sbinkyō-shōsetsu , says that the word shikyō (“mental state”) was used by poets in his circle to indicate their state of mind when composing haiku (quoted in Usui, 153...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1980) 39 (2): 353–355.
Published: 01 February 1980
... Anthology of Japanese Literature, Geoffrey Bownas and Anthony Thwaite's- Penguin Book of Japanese Verse, and Nippon Gakujutsu Shinkokai's Haikai and Haiku, and thereby get a sense of the multiplicity of meaning implied in the original. In that respect, this section is perfect for classroom use: teacher...
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Journal of Asian Studies (2001) 60 (1): 204–206.
Published: 01 February 2001
... situate his work within the literati tradition. Instruction in and the sale of his painting supplemented Kodojin's meager income from giving lessons in haiku and Chinese-style poetry, kanshi. Painting and poetry are closely allied in Kodojin's work, but the latter is perhaps the most significant legacy...
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Journal of Asian Studies (1992) 51 (4): 1007–1008.
Published: 01 November 1992
..., Kodansha International published his Haiku Painting (Tokyo and New York, 1982). His final book was The Universality of Noh: Sources, Performances, and Parameters of a Traditional Mode of Japanese Theatre: Essays and Texts from the Nitobe-Ohira Conference of Japanese Studies (The Committee for the Nitobe...