TITLE

Between Allure and Anxiety: An Imaginary Encounter Commentary

AUTHOR(S)
Copeland, Rebecca
PUB. DATE
May 2012
SOURCE
Intersections: Gender & Sexuality in Asia & the Pacific;May2012, Issue 29, p8
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses women's roles in late 19th- and early 20th-century Japan and Korea. It responds to articles by scholars Jan Bardsley and Ruth Barraclough which appear elsewhere in the issue. Particular focus is given to writer Kitada Usurai's account of her visit to the Yoshiwara pleasure district in Tokyo, Japan, and to the relationship between women reformers and female entertainers and sex workers.
ACCESSION #
76422627

 

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