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Kabuki's forgotten war : 1931-1945

Author: James R Brandon
Publisher: Honolulu : University of Hawai'i Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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According to a myth constructed after Japan's surrender to the Allied Forces in 1945, kabuki was a pure, classical art form with no real place in modern Japanese society. Drawing extensively from Japanese sources, Brandon shows that kabuki played an important role in Japan's Fifteen-Year Sacred War.
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Genre/Form: History
Japanese language materials
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: James R Brandon
ISBN: 9780824832001 0824832000
OCLC Number: 227517132
Description: xiii, 465 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Contents: Kabuki's foreign adventure: 1931-1939 --
Prelude to war --
Kabuki and the Manchurian and Shanghai incidents: 1931-1934 --
Kabuki and the Marco Polo Bridge incident: 1937-1938 --
The darkening storm: 1939 --
Fruits of victory: 1940-1942 --
Kabuki and 2,600 years of imperial rule: 1940 --
Confrontation with America and Britain: 1941 --
Japan and kabuki at the zenith: 1942 --
Defeat and survival: 1943-1945 --
Kabuki and Japan's "decisive battle": 1943 --
Kabuki is a luxury: 1944 --
The agony ends: 1945 --
War plays in kabuki, a retrospection: August 1945 --
Kabuki outlasts the occupation: 1945-1947 --
Inventing classic kabuki: 1945-1947.
Responsibility: James R. Brandon.
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