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BOOK
Author Treat, John Whittier.
Title Writing ground zero : Japanese literature and the atomic bomb / John Whittier Treat.
Imprint Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1995.

LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 BLUFFTON BOOK  PL726.82.H52 T74 1995    AVAILABLE  
LOCATION CALL # STATUS MESSAGE
 BLUFFTON BOOK  PL726.82.H52 T74 1995    AVAILABLE  
Author Treat, John Whittier.
Subject Japanese literature -- 20th century -- History and criticism.
Nagasaki-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 -- Literature and the bombardment.
Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945 -- Literature and the bombardment.
Hiroshima-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945.
Nagasaki-shi (Japan) -- History -- Bombardment, 1945.
Description xix, 487 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 447-474) and index.
ISBN 0226811778 (alk. paper)
OCLC # 30508722
Table of Contents
 Preface 
 A Note on the Illustrations 
 Introduction1
1Atrocity into Words25
2Genre and Post-Hiroshima Representation45
3The Three Debates83
4Hara Tamiki and the Documentary Fallacy125
5Poetry Against Itself155
6Ota Yoko and the Place of the Narrator199
7Oe Kenzaburo: Humanism and Hiroshima229
8Ibuse Masuji: Nature, Nostalgia, Memory261
9Nagasaki and the Human Future301
10The Atomic, the Nuclear, and the Total: Oda Makoto351
11Concluding Remarks: And Then397
 Notes403
 References447
 Index475



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