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

Thomas Joel - 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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