Kissing the Mask: Beauty, Understatement, and Femininity in Japanese Noh Theater
Pages no: 533
Edition language: English
William T. Vollmann's Kissing the Mask: Beauty, Understatement, and Femininity in Japanese Noh Theater (2010) has the subtitle with thoughts on Muses, Transgender Women, Kabuki Goddesses, Porn Queens, Poets, Housewives, Makeup Artists, Geishas, Valkyries and Venus Figurines ! This is a pretty clear ...
I wasn't sure of the book at first because I'm getting tired of this jerking to Eastern ideology and culture (take that any way you'd like to), but I ended up really enjoying it.More than just a study of feminism in Japanese culture and in the lgbt community, it is a great study on the question "Wha...