Osaka, the Merchant's Capital of Early Modern Japan

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C. ANDREW GERSTLE received his doctorate from Harvard University and is a member of the faculty of the School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London.Professor Gerstle is best known for his work on the puppet theater, and his Circles of Fantasy: Convention in the Plays of Chikamatsu was published by the Council on East Asian Studies, Harvard University.He edited the anthology 18th Century Japan: Culture and Society (Allen and Unwin), and, together with Kiyoshi Inobe and William P. Malm, produced Theater as Music: The Bunraku Play "Mt.Imo and Mt.Se: An Exemplary Tale of Womanly Virtue" ( Center for Japanese Studies, University of Michigan). He currently is organizing a series of symposiums on the history of modem Osaka.
GARY P. LEUPP has written extensively on questions of ethnic consciousness, sexuality, and labor in early modem Japan.His most recent book is Male Colors: The Construction of Homosexuality in Tokugawa Japan (University of California Press), and he is the author of Servants, Shophands, and Laborers in the Cities of Tokugawa Japan (Princeton University Press). Professor Leupp is a member of the History Department at Tufts University and heads the Asian Studies Program there.Currently he is completing a volume concerning relationships between Japanese women and Western men from 1524 to 1869, and he has begun a study of the lives of silk weavers in the Nishijin district of Kyoto during the early modem period.
JAMES L. MCCLAIN is the Chair of the Department of History and a professor of East Asian Studies at Brown University.He is the author of Kanazawa: A Seventeenth‐ Century Japanese Castle Town (Yale University Press), and his Edo and Paris: Urban Life and the State in the Early Modern Era (coedited with John M. Merriman and Ugawa Kaoru and published by Comell University Press) received a Hiromi Arisawa Memorial Award from the American Association of University Presses. Professor McClain has been an Invited Research Scholar at the Research Institute for Japanese Culture, Tōhoku University, and a Visiting Sangyung Scholar at Yonsei University.He is completing Japan's Quest for Modernity, an interpretive history of Japan from 1600 to the present to be published by W. W. Norton.
MURATA MICHIHITO teaches Japanese history at the University of Osaka. Professor Murata has done extensive research on the evolution of the Tokugawa shogunate and the extension of its authority into the Kansai region.He has published numerous articles in such leading journals as Nihon-shi kenkyū and Hisutoria. His Kinsei koiki shihai no kenkyū appeared recently from Osaka Daigaku Shuppankai.

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