Japanese literature, literary works produced in the language of the islands of Japan.
See also Asian drama .
Sections in this article:
- Medieval Literature
- Earliest Writings
- Western Influence
- The Heian Era
- Literary Forms of the Edo Era
- Postwar Literature
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