Mass Culture and Literature in Japan in the Interwar Period

Marković, Ljiljana and Jović Djalović, Marina (2011) Mass Culture and Literature in Japan in the Interwar Period. In: 1st International Conference on Foreign Language Teaching and Applied Linguistics (FLTAL’11), 5-7 May 2011, Sarajevo.

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The paper deals with the conditions influencing the emergence of mass culture in Japan in the interwar period. It describes the spread of mass media, statescript reform, appearance of the enbon and specifics of big publishing companies. Special attention is devoted to the characteristics of popular literature and the emergence of historical and detective novels as new genres.

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Uncontrolled Keywords: Japan, mass media, elite and mass culture, popular literature
Subjects: P Language and Literature > P Philology. Linguistics
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Date Deposited: 01 Feb 2012 10:48
Last Modified: 02 Mar 2012 12:52

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