Let’s Read Short Stories!


Would you like to enjoy your favorite authors in Japanese?  The Japanese program carries short stories for you to check out. 

In order to earn a 0.2 extra credit,
1. Visit the office of the Japanese Program (HIB 375) during the office hours of any instructor and check out a novel of your interest. 
2. Alternatively, the novels are on course reserves in Langson Library.
3. After reading, write a journal of minimum 10 sentences about what you thought about the story.

Loan Periods: 3 days
Limits: 1 book

The titles
Level 1 (Recommended for the 1st year students)
Eタクシー
F寿司(すし)・すし・SUSHI
G笠(かさ)地蔵(じぞう)
Hジョンさん バスの中(なか)で
Iどうして猿(さる)の尾(お)は短(みじか)い?/どうしてクラゲは骨(ほね)がない?

Level 2 (Recommended for 1st and 2nd year students)
@絵姿(えすがた)奥(おく)さん
A桃太郎(ももたろう)
Bクリスマスプレゼント(原題(げんだい):The Gift of the Magi)
C象(ぞう)のトンキー
D一休(いっきゅう)さん

Level 3 (Recommended for the 2nd and 3rd year students)
@小泉(こいずみ)八雲(やくも)の怖(こわ)い話(はなし) むじな/幽霊(ゆうれい)滝(だき)
A芥川(あくたがわ)龍之介(りゅうのすけ)短編(たんぺん)集(しゅう) 蜘蛛(くも)の糸(いと)/鼻(はな) 
Bこの人(ひと)だあれ? 〜お札(さつ)の話(はなし)〜 
Cかぐや姫(ひめ)
D注文(ちゅうもん)の多(おお)い料理(りょうり)店(てん)
Eかげのこいびと
F鶴(つる)の恩返(おんがえ)し
G魔術(まじゅつ)
H日本(にほん)の神話(しんわ) 『古事記(こじき)』より 
I落語(らくご)

Level 4 (Recommended for the 3rd year students)
@雪女(ゆきおんな)
A永井(ながい)隆(たかし) 〜原爆(げんばく)の地(ち) 長崎(ながさき)に生(い)きて〜 
B杜子春(とししゅん)
C走(はし)れメロス
D野菊(のぎく)の墓(はか)