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By Barbara Thornbury

America’s Japan and Japan’s appearing Arts stories the photographs and myths that experience formed the reception of Japan-related theater, tune, and dance within the usa because the Fifties. quickly after global struggle II, visits through eastern appearing artists to the us emerged as an important class of yankee cultural-exchange tasks geared toward aiding determine and construct pleasant ties with Japan. Barbara E. Thornbury explores how “Japan” and “Japanese tradition” were developed, reconstructed, and remodeled in keeping with the loads of productions that experience taken position over the last sixty years in manhattan, the most access element and defining cultural nexus within the usa for the worldwide traveling marketplace within the acting arts. The author’s transdisciplinary process makes the publication attractive to these within the appearing arts experiences, eastern reports, and cultural studies.

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