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Cha: An Asian Literary Journal reviews "Womansword" and "Japanese Girl at the Siege of Changchun"

Intern Intern - Tuesday, July 11, 2017

Cha: An Asian Literary Journal reviewed two of our newer titles–Womansword and Japanese Girl at the Siege of Changchun–delving into both books and culling out some very interesting observations. Much appreciated!

Here's a bit of what the journal had to say:

"Womansword is indeed a joyful read and a fascinating introduction to gender tensions in Japanese culture through insightful sociolinguistic analysis." Read the full review here:

"[Japanese Girl at the Siege of Changchun] reveals the power of official history to write its own story and exclude what troubles that narrative." Read the full review here:


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