Royall  Tyler





Royall Tyler

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born
in London, The United Kingdom
January 01, 1936

gender
male


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Royall Tyler (born 1936) is a Japanologist. He is a descendant of the American playwright Royall Tyler (1757-1826). He was born in London, England, and grew up in Massachusetts, England, Washington D.C., and Paris, France. Between 1990 and 2000 he taught at the Australian National University. He was Reader at that university and is now a visiting Fellow in ANU's Faculty of Asian Studies. He has translated an anthology of Japanese folklore, a collection of Noh plays, and, recently The Tale of Genji by Murasaki Shikibu.


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Before Heike and After: Hog...
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A Reading of the Tale of Genji
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To Hallow Genji: A Tribute ...
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Pining Wind: A Cycle of Nō...
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