"Bungaku Kenkyu or Studies in Literature" now digitized and available online


All back issues of "Bungaku Kenkyu (Studies in Literature)", Bulletin of The Faculty of Humanities, Kyushu University, have been digitized, and they are available in Kyushu University Institutional Repository (QIR).

Access page: "Bungaku Kenkyu (Studies in Literature)" (『文學研究』), 1-116+ (1932-2019)

"Bungaku Kenkyu (Studies in Literature)" (『文學研究』) was launched in 1932 as a journal of The Kyushu Literary Society (九州文學會). Nowadays, it is published once a year as a bulletin of The Faculty of Humanities, Kyushu University. These back issues include many academic papers that have been stored throughout its long history, primarily related to literature and linguistics.

With this project, we have released 688 items from No. 1 (1932) to No. 97 (2000) as back issues. The list of all 816 published articles from the first issue to the latest issue is as follows:

PDF iconBibliographic catalog of "Bungaku Kenkyu (Studies in Literature)": No. 1 (1932) - No. 116 (2019): PDF (720 KB)

Bungaku kenkyu, Title page of the first number Bungaku Kenkyu v1, page 1

In this commemorative first issue, you can read Professor of Faculty of Law and Literature Masao Katayama (Koson) 's article, "Introduction to Literary Science".

For the project, we received supports from The Faculty of Humanities and the "School Work Study Program" in Kyushu University.

With the release of this journal, all the back issues of the three bulletins from the Faculty of Law and Letters of Kyushu Imperial University can be read in full on the Internet. Please use it.

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"Tetsugaku Nempo" now digitized and available online

To authors and copyright holders:
We have requested a publishing permission on the website in advance: http://www2.lit.kyushu-u.ac.jp/research/other_entry/post_195.php If you have a paper that you do not want to publish, please send a request to cancel the publication to the following contact information.


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