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Japanese Literature

Posted: March 24th, 2015 11:07 am
by Franktankwu_505093
Hello everyone.
I was wondering if you would start a literature section on Japanesepod101.com.
"Tale of Genji" is the only literature I've heard about, and I don't even know what it is about. I would love it if we could cover such classic Japanese literary works like novels or poems, or other such artistic endevours.
Each week, a narrator would read a passage in the book or poem, and then we can discuss how it influenced Japanese culture.

Re: Japanese Literature

Posted: March 29th, 2015 5:52 am
by becciwhitton5094
Frankさん、はじめまして。面白いアイデアだと思います。英語でゲンジの物語を読んでいました。凄いですよ。ほかのへいあん時代から本を読みたいんです。

Hi Frank, I think that's an interesting idea. I've read the Tale of Genji (in English) - its amazing. I'd like to read other Heian era books.

Re: Japanese Literature

Posted: April 10th, 2015 11:19 am
by lauralanda
Hi JapanesePod101.com Listeners!

Thank you for your comments and suggestions.
We will consider creating a series or material about Japanese Literature.
It is quite an interesting idea :flower:

Sincerely,
Laura
Team JapanesePod101.com