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RE: [SCA-JML] Yet more translation help

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  • Ii Saburou
    ... I absolutely love that stuff. Tell me, do you have any pre-Edo references? I was looking, but it seems like it is an Edo period phenomenon from what I
    Message 1 of 32 , Nov 26, 2003
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      On Wed, 26 Nov 2003, Rae Lahman wrote:

      > Another class could be on rakugo which is Japanese comic monologs which
      > unlike American "stand up" comics are delivered by comics sitting on a
      > zabuton. So it is Japanese "sit down comedy."

      I absolutely love that stuff. Tell me, do you have any pre-Edo
      references? I was looking, but it seems like it is an Edo period
      phenomenon from what I have been able to find so far, although I do not
      doubt it grew out of older story telling traditions.

      -Ii
    • Ii Saburou
      ... I absolutely love that stuff. Tell me, do you have any pre-Edo references? I was looking, but it seems like it is an Edo period phenomenon from what I
      Message 32 of 32 , Nov 26, 2003
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        On Wed, 26 Nov 2003, Rae Lahman wrote:

        > Another class could be on rakugo which is Japanese comic monologs which
        > unlike American "stand up" comics are delivered by comics sitting on a
        > zabuton. So it is Japanese "sit down comedy."

        I absolutely love that stuff. Tell me, do you have any pre-Edo
        references? I was looking, but it seems like it is an Edo period
        phenomenon from what I have been able to find so far, although I do not
        doubt it grew out of older story telling traditions.

        -Ii
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