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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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Creative Writing Entertainment Forrest Maynock

A Not-So-Colorful Story – A Review of Colorful (2010)

Colorful (2010) might not be the perfect anime movie, but it tackles some intriguing matters, and show how life can really be worth living.

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Creative Writing Entertainment Forrest Maynock

A Matter of Perspective -A Review of Rashomon

Japanese director Akira Kurosawa’s additions to the lexicon of cinema are countless, and his well of influence is deeper than possibly imaginable. The 1950 film Rashomon was the first of his many masterpieces. Without it cinema would not look the same as it does today.

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Academic Papers Creative Writing Risa Akiyama

Second Best but Never Enough – A Short Story

This story depicts a life of a young African American boy who is in his second year of high school. After the global pandemic hit, his parents are constantly busy with their night shift at Stevenson Hospital. In this story, we see the dark reality of social inequality in today’s world and how the spread of Covid-19 makes this disaster visible.

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Creative Writing Mattie Balagat Poem

Second World

As a Filipino living in Okayama, Mattie entrusts her feelings in the words of her newest poem, and in the familiar taste, smell, and sound of home.