This week, we start off our first ever twinned biography with a look at the early career of one of Japan’s pioneering feminists: Hiratsuka Raicho.
Craig, Teruko, trans. In the Beginning, Woman Was the Sun: The Autobiography of Hiratsuka Raicho
Tomida, Hiroko. Hiratsuka Raicho and Early Japanese Feminism.
Bardsley, Jan. “Seito and the Resurgence of Writing by Women.” in The Columbia Companion to Modern East Asian Literature.
Anne Lee’s awesome piece on Hiratsuka Raicho
4 thoughts on “Episode 329 – In the Beginning, Woman Was the Sun, Part 1”
Great show! How do we download episodes? There used to be a link.
Thank you for the podcast, I really like it! I’d just like to correct you in one thing – Henrik Ibsen was a Norwegian playwright, not Danish.
Damn! Thank you!
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