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  • 4 Literature Criticisms
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Essays & Analysis (4)

8,000 words, approx. 27 pages
In the following essay, Tanaka discusses the relationships between events recorded in Higuchi's diary and themes in her short stories and novels. With the beginning of the Meiji era Japan enter... Read more
7,189 words, approx. 24 pages
In this following excerpt, Keene chronicles Higuchi's literary career, discussing her influences and the critical reception of her work. During the six centuries after the composition of Izayoi... Read more
5,299 words, approx. 18 pages
In the following excerpt, Mitsutani examines Higuchi's place as a woman writer in Meiji period (1868-1912) literature and examines the evolution of her literary style. At the close of his small... Read more
4,933 words, approx. 17 pages
In the following essay, Enomoto explores parallels as well as differences between the lives and works of Higuchi Ichiyō and Charlotte Brontë, maintaining that both were motivated by a �... Read more