Harada, Hiroko Books

Aspects of Post-War German and Japanese Drama (1945-1970) Reflections on War, Guilt and Responsibility
2000 0-7734-7865-5
Against the background of post-war literary developments in Germany and Japan, this study compares several representative dramas. These playwrights attempt to come to terms iwht military defeat, betrayal by leaders, wartime atrocities, holocaust, blindness, passivity, guilt, collective and individual responsibility.