This Changing Times, Changing Styles: New Japanese Literary Styles of the Late Nineteenth Century activity & project also includes:
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Focusing on Doppo's "Unforgettable People" and late nineteenth century Japanese literature, this resource also leads to discussions of form being dictated by content. Explore the development of new literary styles first-hand by attempting to describe a work of contemporary art and then launch into a more focused discussion of Doppo's style. The culminating assignment for the instructional activity is a writing prompt that requires your class to integrate learned information about Doppo, nineteenth century Japan, and writing style.