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Gideon FUJIWARA
From Country to Nation tracks the emergence of the modern Japanese nation in the nineteenth century through the history of some of its local aspirants.

East Asia Program

Jianjun HE
Spring and Autumn Annals of Wu and Yue is the first complete English translation of Wu Yue Chunqiu, a chronicle of two neighboring states during China's Spring an

East Asia Program

Megumu Sagisawa
With this newly translated version of The Running Boy, the fiction of Megumu Sagisawa makes its long-overdue first appearance in English. Lovingly rendered with a critical introduction by the…

East Asia Program

Machiko Ishikawa
How can the "voiceless" voice be represented? This primary question underpins Ishikawa’s analysis of selected work by Buraku writer, Nakagami Kenji (1946-1992). In spite of his Buraku background,…

East Asia Program

Ihor Pidhainy, Roger Des Forges, and Grace S. Fong
The chapters in this ground-breaking volume examine the complex practices of biographical writing in Ming and Qing China.

East Asia Program

Christopher Rea
Hoaxes! Jokes! Farces and fun! China’s Chaplin introduces the imagination of Xu Zhuodai (1880–1958), a comic dynamo who made Shanghai laugh through the tumultuous decades of the pre-Mao era.

East Asia Program

Amy McNair
Xuanhe Catalogue of Paintings is the first complete translation of the well-known document produced at the court of Emperor Huizong (r. 1100-1125).

East Asia Program

Takako Takahashi
Translator: Britten Dean

East Asia Program

Lu Yan
Labor Activism and Colonial Governance in Hong Kong chronicles a long neglected yet formative social and political movement in Hong Kong between the 1930s and 1950s.

East Asia Program

Toyokazu Ihara
No More Nagasakis is Tomokazu Ihara's speech delivered in Japanese at Cornell University, describing the bombing of his home city of Nagasaki in 1945.

Mario Einaudi Center for International Studies

East Asia Program