Search for dissertations about: "waka"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the word waka.

  1. 1. A Decontextual Stylistics Study of the Genji Monogatari With a Focus on the "Yûgao" Story

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Department of Oriental Languages, Stockholm University

    Author : Stina Jelbring; Stockholms universitet.; [2010]
    Keywords : HUMANIORA; HUMANITIES; Genji Monogatari; Yûgao; Japanese literature; Murasaki Shikibu; Heian Period; monogatari; waka; poetry; stylistics; narratology; poetics; genre; metaphor; allusion; symbol; translation studies; HUMANITIES and RELIGION Languages and linguistics Other languages Japanology; HUMANIORA och RELIGIONSVETENSKAP Språkvetenskap Övriga språk Japanologi; Japanology; japanologi;

    Abstract : The dominant part of the research on the “Yûgao” (The Twilight Beauty) story of the Japanese eleventh-century classic the Genji Monogatari (The Tale of Genji) is philological and often excludes a general literary analysis. This story has also been related to Japanese and Chinese literary influences, thereby placing the text in its literary context. READ MORE