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2016 | 14 | 29 | 123-135
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Hamlet and Japanese Men of Letters

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Shakespeare has exerted a powerful influence on Japanese literature since he was accepted in the second half of the nineteenth century. Particularly Hamlet has had a strong impact on Japanese men of letters and provided them with the impetus to revive the play in contemporary literature. In this paper I discuss how they have utilized Hamlet for their creative activity and enriched Japanese literature.
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14
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29
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123-135
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2016-12-30
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  • Kyorin University
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bwmeta1.element.ojs-doi-10_1515_mstap-2016-0020
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