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3 OCR SCANS 05-01-10 TAKASAGO/TAMURA/SANEMORI By J. Gordon Faylor
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3 OCR Scans TAKASAGO TAMURA SANEMORI 5- 01- 10
the blind seer By Francis Booth
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The Blind Seer is a poem in the form of a Greek tragedy about a blind, masked old man whose visions are at first accepted as prophecies by society but who is rejected when his predictions become too... More > dark. The character of the Blind Seer relates to the ancient Greek Tiresias and to the blind masked characters in Japanese Noh drama and Shinto ritual. It is about the ideas of sight/insight, vision/visionary, light/ enlightenment, reality and illusion, prophecy and superstition and about the masks we wear to the world and to ourselves.< Less
An Invitation to Kagura: Hidden Gem of the Traditional Japanese Performing Arts By David Petersen
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Richly illustrated, and based largely on sources inaccessible to the non-Japanese speaker, this book provides a rare glimpse into kagura (Shinto theater), a performance style with roots predating... More > even noh drama. Coverage includes the history of the art; the kagura stage; schools of performance; synopses of plays and ceremonies; movement and choreography; kagura costumes; masks and mask-making; implements, decorations and special effects; the music of kagura; and related folk arts. There are also additional sections with comparative materials on noh and kabuki. A new world of theater awaits...< Less
An Invitation to Kagura: Hidden Gem of the Traditional Japanese Performing Arts By David Petersen
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Richly illustrated, and based largely on sources inaccessible to the non-Japanese speaker, this book provides a rare glimpse into kagura (Shinto theater), a performance style with roots predating... More > even noh drama. Coverage includes the history of the art; the kagura stage; schools of performance; synopses of plays and ceremonies; movement and choreography; kagura costumes; masks and mask-making; implements, decorations and special effects; the music of kagura; and related folk arts. There are also additional sections with comparative materials on noh and kabuki. A new world of theater awaits...< Less
The Long Short Story: Novellas By A.A. Garrison
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"Novella - [noh-vel-uh] - a fictional prose narrative that is longer and more complex than a short story" Some folks like short stories, others enjoy the deeper waters of a novel. But what... More > about those times when a short story is too short and a proper novel too long? Enter the novella, that literary stopgap. Collected here are five such long-shorts, of a speculative bent: •“Deadheading with Max,” a quietly fantastic travel story •“Everything’s Connected,” an outrageous sci-fi slapstick romp •“Intangible,” a paranormal drama depicting the strangest of theft •“The Birth of Edenborough,” a post-apocalyptic romance •“The Dead Man’s Phone,” a lighthearted horror thriller 'The Long Short Story' – guaranteed to occupy that lengthy commute or trip to the park, when other fiction just wouldn’t sit right.< Less
The Long Short Story: Novellas By A.A. Garrison
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"Novella - [noh-vel-uh] - a fictional prose narrative that is longer and more complex than a short story" Some folks like short stories, others enjoy the deeper waters of a novel. But what... More > about those times when a short story is too short and a proper novel too long? Enter the novella, that literary stopgap. Collected here are five such long-shorts, of a speculative bent: •“Deadheading with Max,” a quietly fantastic travel story •“Everything’s Connected,” an outrageous sci-fi slapstick romp •“Intangible,” a paranormal drama depicting the strangest of theft •“The Birth of Edenborough,” a post-apocalyptic romance •“The Dead Man’s Phone,” a lighthearted horror thriller 'The Long Short Story' – guaranteed to occupy that lengthy commute or trip to the park, when other fiction just wouldn’t sit right.< Less