Japanese Perspectives

Recent Publications

In this section recently published monographs and articles that appeared in Japanese-language academic periodicals are identified.

2019

Asano Toshihiko 浅野敏彦
“Mori Ōgai ‘Maihime’ ni mieru hakuwa goi” 森鷗外『舞姫』に見える白話語彙 (Chinese vernacular vocabulary in Mori Ōgai’s ‘Maihime’); “Mori Ōgai ‘Maihime’ no hakuwa goi: ‘Tabemono mise’ o megutte” 森鷗外『舞姫』の白話語彙: 「食店」をめぐって (Chinese vernacular vocabulary in Mori Ōgai’s ‘Maihime’: On [the word] ‘restaurant’), Kindai no naka no kango 近代のなかの漢語 (Chinese loanwords in modernity), Osaka: Izumi Shoten 和泉書店 2019: 171–87; 188–203.

Bunkyō Kuritsu Mori Ōgai Kinenkan 文京区立森鷗外記念館 (ed.)
Ichiyō, Akiko, Raichō: Ōgai to josei bungakusha tachi: Bunkyō Kuritsu Mori Ōgai Kinenkan heisei sanjūichi (2019) nen tokubetsu ten  一葉、晶子、らいてう: 鷗外と女性文学者たち: 文京区立森鷗外記念館平成三十一 (2019) 年特別展 (Ichiyō, Akiko, Raichō: Ōgai and female writers. Special exhibition by the Mori Ōgai Memorial Museum of Bunkyō Ward 2019), Bunkyō Kuritsu Mori Ōgai Kinenkan 文京区立森鷗外記念館 2019. 55p.

Bunkyō Kuritsu Mori Ōgai Kinenkan 文京区立森鷗外記念館 (ed.)
Bunkyō Kuritsu Mori Ōgai Kinenkan shozō Mori Ōgai ate shokanshū 2, A–I hen: Aeba Kōson, Ishii Hakutei, Ishikawa Takuboku, Izumi Kyōka, Inoue Michiyasu / Tsūtai hoka 文京区立森鷗外記念館所蔵 森鷗外宛書簡集 2〈あ-い〉編: 饗庭篁村・石井柏亭・石川啄木・泉鏡花・井上通泰ほか (Collected letters addressed to Mori Ōgai held by the Mori Ōgai Memorial Museum of Bunkyō Ward, volume 2 A–I: Aeba Kōson, Ishii Hakutei, Ishikawa Takuboku, Izumi Kyōka, Inoue Michiyasu / Tsūtai hoka), Bunkyō Kuritsu Mori Ōgai Kinenkan 文京区立森鷗外記念館 2019. 166p.

Bunkyō Kuritsu Mori Ōgai Kinenkan 文京区立森鷗外記念館 (ed.)
Nagai Kafū to Ōgai: Kafū seitan 140 nen – botsugo 60 nen kinen: Bunkyō Kuritsu Mori Ōgai Kinenkan reiwa gan’nen (2019) tokubetsu ten  永井荷風と鷗外: 荷風生誕140年・没後60年記念. 文京区立森鷗外記念館令和元 (2019) 年特別展 (Nagai Kafū and Mori Ōgai: Commemorating the 140th anniversary of Kafū’s birth and the 60th anniversary of his death. Special exhibition by the Mori Ōgai Memorial Museum of Bunkyō Ward 2019), Bunkyō Kuritsu Mori Ōgai Kinenkan 文京区立森鷗外記念館2019. 50p.

Fujita Yasuyuki 藤田保幸
“Mori Ōgai yaku ‘Jishinʼ, ‘Akuinnenʼ no bunshō o megutte” 森鷗外訳「地震」「悪因縁」の文章をめぐって (On the literary style of Mori Ōgaiʼs translations of ‘Das Erdbeben in Chiliʼ and ‘Die Verlobung in St. Domingoʼ), Ryūkoku Daigaku Gurōbaru Kyōiku Suishin Sentā kenkyū nenpō 龍谷大学グローバル教育推進センター研究年報 28 (2019): 83–98.

Ichiyanagi Hirotaka 一柳廣孝
Hebi wa soko ni iru: Mori Ōgai ‘Hebi’ ni okeru kaii 蛇はそこにいる: 森鷗外「蛇」における怪異 (The Snake is there: The Mysterious in Mori Ōgai’s ‘Snake’), Bungaku gogaku 文学・語学 225 (2019): 27-37. (Kindai bungaku shōtokushū Posuto shinjitsu no jidai ni yomu Mori Ōgai 近代文学小特集 「ポスト真実」の時代に読む森鷗外 / Small special issue on modern literature: Reading Mori Ōgai in the post factual age).

Inoue Masaru 井上優
“Mori Ōgai  ʻKazuisuchikaʼ ni okeru jitsuzai ron e no toi: Metafā – shizen no fukusūsei – hito to mono” 森鷗外『カズイスチカ』における実在論への問い: メタファー・自然の複数性・人とモノ(Questions regarding the realism in Mori Ōgaiʼs ʻCasuisticaʼ: Metaphors – Plurality of nature – Humans and objects), Kokubungaku kenkyū 国文学研究 189 (2019): 86–99.

Itoda Sōichirō 井戸田総一郎
“ʻEngeki mondai ni tsuiteʼ no kaisetsu”「演劇問題に就いて」の解説  (Commentary on ʻRegarding the Issue of Theatre’), Bungei kenkyū 文芸研究 138 (2019): 15–28 (Tokushū: Mori Ōgai shin shiryō hakken 特集: 森鴎外新資料発見 / Special issue: Discovery of new materials by Mori Ōgai).

Itoda Sōichirō 井戸田 総一郎
“ʻOmokageʼ no kaisetsu”「おもかげ」の解説 (Commentary on ʻRegarding the Issue of Theatreʼ),  Bungei kenkyū 文芸研究 138 (2019): 49–61. (Tokushū: Mori Ōgai shin shiryō hakken 特集: 森鴎外新資料発見 / Special issue: Discovery of new materials by Mori Ōgai).

Iwasa Haruna 岩佐春奈
“Ōgai ga Nichiro sensō no sai, Shinbashi Eki o shuppatsu shita hizukeˮ 鷗外が日露戦争の際、新橋駅を出発した日付 (The Date when Ōgai departed from Shinbashi Station, at the time of the Russo-Japanese War), Ōgai 鷗外 104 (2019): 94–96.

Iwaya Yasuyuki 岩谷泰之
Mori Ōgai to bukkyō: Dainippon zokuzōkyō o chushin ni 森鷗外と仏教:『大日本続蔵経』を中心に (Mori Ōgai and Buddhism: A study on The Greater Japanese supplement to the canon of Buddhist scriptures), Bungaku gogaku 文学・語学 225 (2019): 38-52. (Kindai bungaku shōtokushū Posuto shinjitsu no jidai ni yomu Mori Ōgai 近代文学小特集 「ポスト真実」の時代に読む森鷗外 / Small special issue on modern literature: Reading Mori Ōgai in the post factual age).

Iwaya Yasuyuki 岩谷泰之
“Mori Ōgai to bukkyō: ‘Nichiren Shōnin tsuji seppō’ o chūshin ni” 森鷗外と仏教 :「日蓮聖人辻説法」を中心に (Mori Ōgai and Buddhism: A study on ‘A Street sermon of Saint Nichiren’), Kaishaku 解釈 65.7-8 (2019): 13-22.

Kai Yūichi 甲斐雄一
“ʻGekkōʼ kanshi yaku ni tsuite” 「月光」漢詩訳について (About the translation of  “Moonlight” [by Nikolaus Lenau] into Chinese verse), Bungei kenkyū 文芸研究 138 (2019): 71–75. (Tokushū: Mori Ōgai shin shiryō hakken 特集: 森鴎外新資料発見 / Special issue: Discovery of new materials by Mori Ōgai).

Kamiyama Akira 神山彰
“Mori Ōgai no naka no Yoda Gakkai to Suematsu Kenchō: Mada minu ʻengekiʼ o motomete” 森鷗外のなかの依田学海と末松謙澄: まだ見ぬ「演劇」を求めて (Mori Ōgaiʼs common ground with [the theater reformers] Yoda Gakkai and Suematsu Kenchō: In search of the future “drama”), Bungei kenkyū 文芸研究 138 (2019): 29-40. (Tokushū: Mori Ōgai shin shiryō hakken 特集: 森鷗外新資料発見 / Special issue: Discovery of new materials by Mori Ōgai).

Kaneko Sachiyo 金子幸代
Mori Ōgai no Seiyō hyakka jiten: “Mukudori Tsūshin” kenkyū 森鷗外の西洋百科事典:『椋鳥通信』研究 (Mori Ōgaiʼs encyclopedia of the West: Studies on “News of a Grey Starling”), Kamome Shuppan 鷗出版 2019. 233p.

Kitamura Takashi 北村隆志
“Meisaku o yonde Nihon no kin-gendai shi o manabu 8: Kokka to kojin no mujun o ikita Mori Ōgai ‘Maihime’” 名作を読んで日本の近現代史をまなぶ (8): 国家と個人の矛盾を生きた森鷗外「舞姫」(Learning about Japan’s modern and contemporary history by reading literary masterpieces, 8: “The Dancing Girl” by Mori Ōgai who experienced the contradictions between state and individual), Gakushū no tomo 学習の友 786 (2019): 80–83.

Kon’no Sumi 今野寿美
Mori Ōgai: Tanka to iu shikei ni shōgai aijō o mochi tsuzuketa bungō 森鷗外: 短歌という詩型に生涯愛情を持ち続けた文豪 (Mori Ōgai: The literary giant, who continued to love the verse form of tanka throughout his life), Kasama Shoin 笠間書院 2019. 152p. (Korekushon Nihon kajin senコレクション日本歌人選 / Collected Works of Japanese Poets 67).

Mizunuma Jirō 水沼二郎
“‘Yoshihisa Shinnō jisekiʼ henshū no keii hokaˮ『能久親王事蹟』編纂の経緯ほか (Circumstances concerning the compilation of ‘Historical Traces of Prince Yoshihisaʼ), Ōgai 鷗外 105 (2019): 54–60.

Mori Ōgai 森鷗外
Gengō tsūran 元号通覧 (Overview of era names), Kōdansha 講談社 2019. 336p.

Mori Ōgai 森鷗外, Ogihara Yūichi 荻原雄一 (Translation into modern Japanese)
Ōgai Doitsu seishun nikki 鷗外・ドイツ青春日記 (Diary of Ōgai’s youth in Germany), Michitani 未知谷 2019. 228p.

Mori Tetsutarō 森哲太郎, Yamazaki Kazuhide 山崎一穎
“Tsuma Shige ate Ōgai mihappyō shokan: ‘Ōgai Zenshūʼ shūroku ni saishi, ichibu shōryaku shita bubun no fukugen o fukumuˮ 妻志げ宛鷗外未発表書簡: 『鷗外全集』収録に際し、一部省略した部分の復元を含む (Unpublished letters from Ōgai to his wife Shige: Including the reconstruction of passages omitted during the compilation of ‘Ōgai. Collected Worksʼ), Ōgai 鷗外 105 (2019): 2-22.

Murakami Tōru 村上徹
“Saihyōka! Bungakusha ga kakanai Mori Ōgai no anbu no igaku shi: Shiden ni kakusareta bungō Ōgai no hisan” 再評価! 文学者が書かない森鷗外の暗部の医学史: 史伝に隠された文豪・鷗外の悲惨 (Reevaluation! The parts of Mori Ōgaiʼs career as physician that literary scholars do not write about: The tragedy of the literary giant Ōgai hidden in his historical biographies) 4, Gunma Ken Shika Igaku Kai zasshi  群馬県歯科医学会雑誌 23 (2019): 17–37.

Muramatsu Hiroshi 村松洋
“Ōgai ryūgaku jidai shiryō no sai kentō (jō): Jihitsu nōto to Tōkyō iji shinshi” 鷗外留学時代資料の再検討 (上): 自筆ノートと東京医事新誌 (Reexamination of materials concerning Ōgai’s period of overseas studies I: Personal notes and the New Tokyo Medical Journal), Ōgai 鷗外 104 (2019): 21-37.

Muramatsu Hiroshi 村松洋
“Ōgai ryūgaku jidai shiryō no sai kentō (ge): Jihitsu nōto to Tōkyō iji shinshi” 鷗外留学時代資料の再検討 (下): 自筆ノートと東京医事新誌 (Reexamination of materials concerning Ōgai’s period of overseas studies (II): Personal notes and the New Tokyo Medical Journal), Ōgai 鷗外 105 (2019): 23-39.

Numakura Nobuyuki 沼倉延幸
“Mori Ōgai no shiden ʻShibue Chūsaiʼ o meguru nika no kojin shiryōgun:  ʻEdo Seikichi korekushonʼ to ʻTonosaki Kaku kankei shiryōʼ” 森鷗外の史伝『渋江抽斎』をめぐる二家の個人資料群: 「江戸清吉コレクション」と「外崎覚関係資料」(Two family collections of personal materials related to Mori Ōgaiʼs historical biography ʻShibue Chūsaiʼ: The ʻEdo Seikichi Collection  and the ʻTonosaki Kaku materialsʼ), Ōgai 鷗外 104 (2019): 1-20.

Ōtsuka Miho 大塚美保
“Dokusha o makikomu tekusuto: Mori Ōgai ʻHyakka monogatariʼ” 読者を巻き込むテクスト: 森鷗外『百物語』(Texts which engage the reader: Mori Ōgaiʼs ʻGhost storiesʼ), Kokugo to koku bungaku 国語と国文学 1153 (2019): 53–69.

Sakai Satoshi 酒井敏
“Shohyō: Murakami Yūki cho ʻMori Ōgai no rekishi chizuʼ” 書評: 村上祐紀著『森鷗外の歴史地図』(Review: ʻMori Ōgaiʼs concept of historyʼ by Murakami Yūki), Nihon Kindai Bungaku 日本近代文学 100 (2019): 119–122.

Sasaki Teru 佐々木央
Mori Ōgai to Murayama Kaita no “Moya” 森鷗外と村山槐多の〈もや〉(The “nebulous” [relationship] of Mori Ōgai and Murayama Kaita), Kanagawa Shinbunsha 神奈川新聞社 2019. 139p.

Takahashi Masao 高橋 正雄
“Seishin ryōhō to byōsekigaku: Saishūhō Doitsu bungaku to Mori Ōgai” 精神療法と病跡学: 最終報 ドイツ文学と森鴎外 (Psychotherapy and pathography: A Final report on German literature and Mori Ōgai), Seishin ryōhō 精神療法 45.4 / 233 (2019): 572-577.

Tayama Taizō 田山泰三
“Natsume Sōseki to Nagao Uzan – Mori Ōgai to Kuroki Kindōˮ 夏目漱石と長尾雨山・森鷗外と黒木欽堂 (Natsume Sōseki and Nagao Uzan – Mori Ōgai and Kuroki Kindō), Shoron 書論 45 (2019): 75–80.

Tsuchiyama Gen 土山 玄
“Mori Ōgai no buntai teki tokuchō no henka ni kan suru keiryō teki na kōsatsu” 森鷗外の文体的特徴の変化に関する計量的な考察 (A quantitative study regarding the changing characteristics of Mori Ōgaiʼs style), Jinbun shizen kenkyū 人文・自然研究 13 (2019): 107–115. [English abstract]

Watanabe Masahiko 渡邉正彦
“Futatsu no jikan: Tayama Katai ‘Toki wa sugiyuku’ to Mori Ōgai ‘Shibue Chūsai’ nado 1ˮ 二つの時間: 田山花袋『時は過ぎゆく』と森鷗外『澁江抽斎』など 1 (Two types of time: Tayama Katai’s ‘Time passes’ and Mori Ōgai’s ‘Shibue Chūsai’), Gunma Kenritsu Joshi Daigaku kokubungaku kenkyū 群馬県立女子大学国文学研究 39 (2019): 104-124.

Watanabe Masahiko 渡邉正彦
“Kōen yōshi: Futatsu no toki: Mori Ōgai ‘Shibue Chūsaiʼ to Tayama Katai ‘Toki wa sugiyukuʼˮ 講演要旨: 二つの時: 森鷗外『澁江抽斎』と田山花袋『時は過ぎゆく』(Lecture abstract: Two types of time: Tayama Katai’s ‘Time passes’ and Mori Ōgai’s ‘Shibue Chūsai’), Katai Kenkyū Gakkai kaishi 花袋研究学会々誌 38 (2019): 38-40.

Yamamoto Akira 山本晶
“Mori Ōgai to Nagura Kōsaku: Shinshutsu no Ōgai waka oyobi Kōsaku no rireki o shōkai suru” 森鷗外と名倉幸作: 新出の鷗外和歌および幸作の履歴を紹介する (Mori Ōgai and Nagura Kōsaku: Introducing newly discovered waka by Ōgai and the biography of Kōsaku), Mita bungaku 三田文学 138 (2019): 148-154.

Yamazaki Kazuhide 山崎一穎
ʻFeikuʼ to ʻFakutoʼ o ronji, ʻYoshihisa Shin’nō jisekiʼ ni oyobu”「偽(フェイク)」と「事実(ファクト)」を論じ、『能久親王事蹟』に及ぶ  (Discussing fake and fact” regarding ʻTraces of Prince Yoshihisaʼ)”, Bungaku gogaku 文学・語学 225 (2019): 38-52. (Kindai bungaku shōtokushū ‘Posuto shinjitsu’ no jidai ni yomu Mori Ōgai 近代文学小特集 「ポスト真実」の時代に読む森鷗外 / Small special issue on modern literature: Reading Mori Ōgai in the post factual age).

2018

Birumachi Yoshio 美留町義雄
Gunfuku o nuida Ōgai: Seinen Mori Rintarō no Myunhen 軍服を脱いだ : 青年森林太郎のミュンヘン (Ōgai without his uniform: Mori Rintarō’s [experience in] Munich), Taishūkan Shoten 大修館書店 2018. 255 p.
→ Review: Hayashi Masako 林正子, Hikaku bungaku 比較文学 61 (2018): 158-65.

Bunkyō Kuritsu Mori Ōgai Kinenkan 文京区立森鷗外記念館 (ed.)
Nihon kara no tegami: Bunkyō Kuritsu Mori Ōgai Kinenkan shozō taidoku jidai Mori Ōgai ate, 1884-1886 日本からの手紙 : 文京区立森鷗外記念館所蔵滞独時代森鷗外宛 1884-1886 (Letters from Japan addressed to Mori Ōgai held by the Mori Ōgai Memorial Hall of Bunkyō Ward, 1884-1886), Bunkyō Kuritsu Mori Ōgai Kinenkan 文京区立森鷗外記念館 2018. 11, 339p.

Iwaya Yasuyuki 岩谷泰之
“Mori Ōgai to bukkyō: ‘Satoimo no me to Fudō no me’ o chūshin ni” 森鷗外と仏教 : 「里芋の芽と不動の目」を中心に (Mori Ōgai and Buddhism: A Study on ‘Taro Sprouts and the Eyes of Fudō’), Kaishaku 解釈 64.1-2 (2018): 2-10.

Murakami Yuki 村上祐紀
Mori Ōgai no rekishi chizu 森鷗外の歴史地図 (Mori Ōgai’s Concept of History), Kanrin Shobō 翰林書房 2018. 239p.
→ Review: Sakai Satoshi 酒井敏, Nihon kindai bungaku 日本近代文学 100 (2019): 119-122.

Murakami Tōru 村上徹
“Saihyōka! Bungakusha ga kakanai Mori Ōgai no anbu no igaku shi: Shiden ni kakusareta bungō Ōgai no hisan” 再評価! 文学者が書かない森鷗外の暗部の医学史: 史伝に隠された文豪・鷗外の悲惨 (Reevaluation! The parts of Mori Ōgaiʼs career as physician that literary scholars do not write about: The tragedy of the literary giant Ōgai hidden in his historical biographies) 3, Gunma Ken Shika Igaku Kai zasshi  群馬県歯科医学会雑誌 22 (2018): 47–87.

Ōnishi Yuki 大西由紀
Nihongo opera no tanjō: Ōgai, Shōyō kara Asakusa opera made 日本語オペラの誕生: 鷗外・逍遙から浅草オペラまで (The Birth of Japanese-language opera: From Ōgai and  Shōyō to Asakusa opera), Shinwa Sha 森話社 2018. 543p.

2017

Araki Hajime 荒木肇
Kakke to guntai: Riku-Kaigun idan no tairitsu 脚気と軍隊 : 陸海軍医団の対立 (Beriberi and the military: The confrontation between army and navy doctors), Namiki Shobō 並木書房 2017. 326p.

Bunkyō Kuritsu Mori Ōgai Kinenkan文京区立森鷗外記念館 (ed.)
Bunkyō Kuritsu Mori Ōgai Kinenkan shozō Mori Ōgai ate shokanshū 1: Kako Tsurudo 文京区立森鷗外記念館所蔵 森鷗外宛書簡集 1: 賀古鶴所 (Collected letters addressed to Mori Ōgai held by the Mori Ōgai Memorial Museum of Bunkyō Ward, volume 1: Kako Tsurudo), Bunkyō Kuritsu Mori Ōgai Kinenkan 文京区立森鷗外記念館 2017. 144p.

Bunkyō Kuritsu Mori Ōgai Kinenkan 文京区立森鷗外記念館
Ōgai no ‘niwa’ ni saku kusabana: Makino Tomitarō no shokubutsu zu to tomo ni 鷗外の「庭」に咲く草花 : 牧野富太郎の植物図とともに (The flowering plants blossoming in Ōgai’s ‘garden’: With botanical illustrations by Makino Tomitarō), Bunkyō Kuritsu Mori Ōgai Kinenkan 文京区森鷗外記念館 2017.

Fujita Yasuyuki 藤田保幸
“Mori Ōgai ga Meiji nijūni nen ni arawashita desu masu tai ni yoru eiseigaku kankei no chojutsu no bunshō ni tsuite” 森鴎外が明治二二年に著したデス・マス体による衛生学関係の著述の文章について (On the texts in polite colloquial form regarding hygienics publications authored by Mori Ōgai in 1889), Nihon gengo bunka kenkyū 日本言語文化研究 (Journal of Japanese Language and Culture) 21 (January 2017): 32-52.

Iwaya Yasuyuki 岩谷泰之
“Mori Ōgai to Meiji no sōshiki: Ru parunasu anburan o chūshin ni” 森鷗外と明治の葬式 :「ル・パルナス・アンビュラン」を中心に (Mori Ogai and funerals in the Meiji era: A study on Le Parnasse ambulant), Kaishaku 解釈 (Interpretation) 63 (January-February 2017): 2-10.

Mastrangelo, Matilde
“Kindai bungaku e no shuppatsu: Mori Ōgai to tabi” 近代文学への出発 : 森鷗外と旅 (Departure towards modern literature: Mori Ōgai and travelling), Kokugakuin zasshi 國學院雜誌 (The Journal of Kokugakuin University) 118 (January 2017): 1-17.

Murakami Tōru 村上徹
“Saihyōka! Bungakusha ga kakanai Mori Ōgai no anbu no igaku shi: Shiden ni kakusareta bungō Ōgai no hisan” 再評価! 文学者が書かない森鷗外の暗部の医学史: 史伝に隠された文豪・鷗外の悲惨 (Reevaluation! The parts of Mori Ōgaiʼs career as physician that literary scholars do not write about: The tragedy of the literary giant Ōgai hidden in his historical biographies) 2, Gunma Ken Shika Igaku Kai zasshi  群馬県歯科医学会雑誌 21 (2017): 41–79.

Tarashima Satoshi 田良島哲
“Taishō ki no Shōsōin haiken shikaku no kakudai to Teishitsu Hakubutsukan Sōchō Mori Ōgai” 大正期の正倉院拝観資格の拡大と帝室博物館総長森鷗外 (Expansion of permissions to access the Shōsōin Treasure House in the Taisho Era and [the function of] Mori Ōgai as Director of the Imperial Household Museum), Museum 666 (2017.2): 29-46.

Yanai Yoshihito 柳井良仁
Ōgai sakuhin to sono shokubutsu 鷗外作品とその植物 (The plants in Ōgai’s works), Hōfu: Tōyō Tosho Shuppan 東洋図書出版. 215p.