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Eikyū hyakushu Autumn Poems - The Moon at Dawn

In this video I discuss the images and emotions used in the poems on the topic of 'The Moon at Dawn'.

From  Thomas McAuley on October 1st, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Autumn Poems: The Ninth Day of the Ninth Month

In this video, I talk briefly about poems on the topic of the Ninth Day of the Ninth Month, the date of the court's annual chrysanthemum festival.

From  Thomas McAuley on September 24th, 2020 0 likes 4 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Autumn Poems: The Night of the 15th of the Eighth Month.

In this video I discuss the images used in poems on the topic of the night of the 15th of the Eighth Month, the middle of autumn and when the moon was brightest.

From  Thomas McAuley on September 24th, 2020 0 likes 8 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: The Morning After Tanabata

In this video, I discuss the Tanabata legend, and how it was expressed in poetry.

From  Thomas McAuley on September 4th, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Autumn Poems: Autumn Winds

In this video I discuss the images and emotions conveyed by the poems in Eikyū hyakushu on the topic of 'Autumn Winds'

From  Thomas McAuley on September 4th, 2020 0 likes 31 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Autumn Poems: Early Evening

In this video I discuss the poems on the topic of 'Early Evening' in Eikyu hyakushu.

From  Thomas McAuley on July 24th, 2020 0 likes 35 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Autumn Poems: Lingering Heat

In this video I discuss the poems on the first autumn topic in Eikyu hyakushu - Lingering Heat.

From  Thomas McAuley on July 24th, 2020 0 likes 22 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: Water Rails

In this video, I discuss the connotations of the water rail as a poetic topic.

From  Thomas McAuley on July 17th, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: Cicadas

In this video I discuss the images and interpretations of the poems on the topic of 'Cicadas' in Eikyū hyakushu.

From  Thomas McAuley on July 10th, 2020 0 likes 36 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: Summer Hunting

In this video I discuss the images and emotions conveyed in the poems on 'Summer Hunting' in Eikyu hyakushu.

From  Thomas McAuley on July 3rd, 2020 0 likes 11 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: Cormorant Fishing on the River

In this video I discuss the images used in the poems on cormorant fishing.

From  Thomas McAuley on July 3rd, 2020 0 likes 35 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: Summer Insects

In this video I discuss the key images and emotions associated with the topic of 'Summer Insects' before discussion the poems on this topic in Eikyū hyakushu.

From  Thomas McAuley on June 12th, 2020 0 likes 18 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: Avoiding Heat

In this short video, I discuss the language and images used in the poems on the topic of Avoiding Heat.

From  Thomas McAuley on June 11th, 2020 0 likes 35 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: The Shade beneath the Trees

In this video I discuss the images and sense of the seven poems on the topic of the shade beneath the trees in the Summer section of Eikyū hyakushu.

From  Thomas McAuley on May 29th, 2020 0 likes 57 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: Fans

Here I discuss the content and emotions conveyed by poems about fans, and how the poems in Eikyū hyakushu convey or vary from these.

From  Thomas McAuley on May 21st, 2020 0 likes 21 plays 0  

Eikyū hyakushu Summer Poems: Pinks

In this video I discuss the Eikyū hyakushu poets use of intertextuality to add layers of meaning and emotion to their poems on pinks.

From  Thomas McAuley on May 21st, 2020 0 likes 38 plays 0