Mori classic was the epitome of Meiji style

Books / Reviews Jun 28, 2014

Mori classic was the epitome of Meiji style

by Roger Pulvers

There has been no period in the history of modern Japanese society so dramatic and so remarkably tumultuous and fluid as the Meiji Era (1868-1912), and no single work of fiction more revelatory in its depiction of that period than Ogai Mori's "The Wild ...