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Academic Writing Creative Writing Genki Hase

志賀直哉『小僧の神様』の構成がどのように物語の立体性を確立させているか

志賀直哉による『小僧の神様』は、秤屋の小僧「仙吉」と貴族院議員「A」のそれぞれの視点を交互に描くことで、この物語という叙述行為に立体感を持たせている小説だ。本論は、このような特徴的な構成がどのように物語に奥行きを与えているのか一つの読みを示そうとするものである。

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Academic Papers Academic Writing Genki Hase

Another Person’s Poison: A History of Food Allergy

In his book “Another Person’s Poison: A History of Food Allergy”, Matthew Smith describes how food allergy became a “legitimate” science, and how the relationship between food and health was understood through time.

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Academic Papers Academic Writing Natsuki Noguchi

Crisis in the Kitchen and the Vibration of Cooking

Verta Mae Smart-Grosvenor tries to tackle the issues of gender, race, and culture, all within the space of the kitchen and context of culinary, in a review of her article “The Kitchen Crisis” by our fellow GDP student Natsuki Noguchi.

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Academic Papers Academic Writing Genki Hase

Anti-cheats Litigation: Game companies and Cheats in Games

Genki discusses the video game industry through a famous court case that involves cheating in games and its impact on the industry, as well as the gaming community.

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Academic Papers Academic Writing Entertainment Nguyen Manh Quoc Trung Okayama university

A Girlhood Among Ghosts, A Womanhood Among Stories

Chinese-American author Maxine Hong Kingston explores how gender is intertwined with culture in a semi-biographical memoir collection titled “The Woman Warrior: Memoirs of a Girlhood Among Ghosts”.