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Master of Arts (M.A.)

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Miyazawa Kenji, Children's Literature, Fairy Tales, Meiji Literature


Thirteen assorted fairy tales by early 20th century Japanese poet/author Miyazawa Kenji, collected and translated with an analytical introduction by the translator. The introduction explores the presence of "the agent of the outside" in the majority of the author's work and how this literary concept serves to encourage the reader to escape subjective viewpoints.

First Advisor

Stephen Miller

Second Advisor

Amanda C. Seaman