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America's Japan and Japan's Performing Arts
Cultural Mobility and Exchange in New York, 1952-2011
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The Folk Performing Arts
Barbara E Thornbury
This is the first full-length study in English of Japan's folk performing arts covering such topics as the different categories of presentations, public policies affecting the folk performing arts, performance events within and without communities...
Barbara E Thornbury, Evelyn Schulz
Tokyo: Memory, Imagination, and the City is a collection of eight essays that explore Tokyo urban space from the perspective of memory in works of the imagination-novels, short stories, poetry, essays, and films. Written by scholars of Japanese st...
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"Makes a statement about North American's myopic view of the worldand how influential arts presenters in New York City have fostered it.Thornbury proves that through programming and marketing decisions,American presenters have had much influence on a North Americanperception that labels `real' Japanese culture as exotic, mysterious, andvery much `other.'" - Choice
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Barbara E. Thornbury is Associate Professor of Japanese at TempleUniversity and author of The Folk Performing Arts: Traditional Culturein Contemporary Japan and Sukeroku's Double Identity: The DramaticStructure of Edo Kabuki.