Professor Haruo Shirane

Haruo Shirane is Shincho Professor of Japanese Literature and Culture at Columbia University. He is the author and editor of numerous books on Japanese literature, including, most recently, The Demon at Agi Bridge and Other Japanese Tales ; Envisioning The Tale of Genji: Media, Gender, and Cultural Production ; Traditional Japanese Literature: An Anthology, Beginnings to 1600 ; Early Modern Japanese Literature: An Anthology, 1600-1900 ; Classical Japanese: A Grammar ; and Traces of Dreams:...See more