TUJ Philosophy Lecture Series Vol. 11 Douglas Atkinson on “Karatani Kojin and the Subject in Literature”

This lecture will explore the philosophical legacies of modernism by considering its theoretical and stylistic consequences on Japanese literature during the Shōwa period. Specifically, this will be done through an inquiry into the topographies of writing and identity as depicted in the work of Kobo Abe. To this end, the speaker will focus on Abe’s … Continue reading TUJ Philosophy Lecture Series Vol. 11 Douglas Atkinson on “Karatani Kojin and the Subject in Literature”