Japanese Language & Culture

Suggested Topics and Themes for the Fall Quarter Literary Analysis Paper

Choose one of the following topics from eitherThe Tale of Genji or The Tale of the Heike and develop your discussion with appropriate examples to illustrate your points.  Your paper should be typed, double-spaced, and at least 5 pages long.

Your paper is due onFriday, Nov. 8th

Topics fromThe Tale of Genji:

Topics from The Tale of The Heike: