Re: [SCA-JML] Re: Bibliographies and books.
- Noble Cousin!
Greetings from Solveig!
> I honestly believe that the best way to get a feel for what life wasAs I recall, those are both primary sources for court life of the late
> like in our period in Japan would be to read either /Genji Monogotari
> /or Sei Shonagon's (sp??) Pillow Book. They were both written by very
> literate and accomplished women during our period and therefore are,
> literally, primary sources!
Heian period which is rather specific. There is a lot more Japanese
culture out there, and it did not stay static.
Your Humble Servant