Welcome! This guide is to support the JAPN 453 students in their work on the projects, presentations and examinations for this research intensive course on modern Japanese literature. Check out also the regular Japanese Studies Resources guide for more complete listing of available resources.
If you have any questions, please contact your librarian, Tomoko Kitayama Yen.
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When you have the literary text, consider your project topic and come up with useful keywords for your library research. Questions to think about:
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