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2 edition of present state of Shakespeare translation in Japan. found in the catalog.

present state of Shakespeare translation in Japan.

Hisae Niki

present state of Shakespeare translation in Japan.

by Hisae Niki

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Shakespeare, William, -- 1564-1616.

  • Edition Notes

    In: Shakespeare quarterly. 1974. vol. 1. pp.88-91. (Tokyo).

    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20818759M

    This book provides a comparative analysis of Shakespeare's reception and translation in Japan and Germany. It explicitly compares and contrasts the two, including consideration of their mutual awareness, but also covers issues relating to the international reception and translation of the entire Shakespeare canon. Shakespeare in Japan by Professor Graham Bradshaw, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

      The two books reviewed here are among the results of such questioning. Shakespeare and the Japanese Stage, a multi-authored volume with three editors, is complex but well-organized, giving both an historical and a theoretical dimension to the discussion of Japanese and Western theatrical traditions. Click on the play below to read the Shakespeare’s original text, split into Acts and Scenes. The original play texts are taken from Shakespeare’s complete works, published as the First Folio.A couple of things to bear in mind when reading Shakespeare’s original texts.

      From to the end of the Taisho Era (), Shakespeare became so naturalized in Japan that he assumed his own Japanese name, “Sao.” Japan’s opening up to the West in the late s. FOLGER SHAKESPEARE LIBRARY. East Capitol Street, SE Washington, DC Main () Box Office () Our building on Capitol Hill is closed due to a major building renovation project, but Folger events and programs continue on the road and around Washington, DC.


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Since the late Meiji period, Shakespeare has held a central place in Japanese literary culture. This account explores the conditions of Shakespeare's reception and assimilation.

It considers the problems of translation both cultural and linguistic, and includes an extensive illustrated survey of the most significant Shakespearean productions and adaptations, and the contrasting responses of. This book provides a comparative analysis of Shakespeare's reception and translation in Japan and Germany.

It explicitly compares and contrasts the two, It includes study of a number of translators from each country from the 18th century to translators working today, including Odashima Yushi.

"Shakespeare in Japan offers very different though equally rewarding insights into global Shakespeare." - Peter G.

Platt, Studies in English Literature, Spring (Peter G. Platt) Mention —Bibliotheque d'Humanisme et Renaissance, Tome LXX “Shakespeare in Japan offers very different though equally rewarding insights into global Shakespeare.”Format: Paperback.

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Since the late Meiji period, Shakespeare has held a central place in Japanese literary culture. This account explores the conditions of Shakespeare's reception and assimilation. It considers the problems of translation both cultural and linguistic, and includes an extensive illustrated survey of the most significant Shakespearean productions and adaptations, and the contrasting responses of.

(source: Nielsen Book Data) Summary This book provides a comparative analysis of Shakespeare's reception and translation in Japan and Germany. It explicitly compares and contrasts the two, including consideration of their mutual awareness, but also covers issues relating to the international reception and translation of the entire Shakespeare canon.

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"Shakespeare has been performed in Japan since shortly before the reopening of the country to the West in the Meiji period ().

This book breaks new ground by studying the interaction of Japanese and Western conceptions of Shakespeare, and the assimilation of Shakespeare into a richly traditional theatre practice.". Tetsuo Kishi is Professor Emeritus of English at Kyoto University and was President of The Shakespeare Society of Japan ().Graham Bradshaw teaches at Chuo University and is editor of The Shakespeare International YearbookThis text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this cturer: Continuum.

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