IAFOR Journal of Literature & Librarianship: Volume 4 – Issue 1

IAFOR Journal of Literature & Librarianship: Volume 4 – Issue 1
Editor: Richard Donovan, Kansai University, Japan
Published: November 2015
ISSN: 2187-0608


Writing Multicultural America: The Powers of Canon and Ethnicity
A. Robert Lee, Nihon University, Japan (retd.)

Power in Modernization of Language and Literature in Eighteenth-century Britain and Modern Japan
Noriyuki Harada, Tokyo Woman’s Christian University, Japan

“Go and Teach All Nations”: A British Missionary’s Narrative on China in the 1840s
Paul C. Corrigan, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong

Narratives of the Literary Island: European Poetics of the Social System after 1945
Ioana Andreescu, School for High Studies in Social Sciences, France

The Power of Fiction: The Nameless Book and the Birth of Literary Criticism in Japan
Joseph T. Sorensen, University of California, Davis, United States of America

Consumerism and the Possibility of an Authentic Self in Haruki Murakami’s Hard-Boiled Wonderland and the End of the World
Burcu Genç, University of Tokyo, Japan