Bulletin of the Graduate School of Education, Hiroshima University. Part. II, Arts and science education Issue 53
Comparative Study on the Sensual Description of Yoshimoto Banana and Shin Kyeong-Suk : Centered on "Sad presentiment" and "The train leaves at seven o'clock"
Yoshimoto Banana and Shin Kyeong-Suk of Korea are female authors of the same generation.They use sensual descriptions to show the inside of modem people in their works. And "Sad presentiment" and "The train leaves at seven o'clock" both deal with common theme using great store of sensual descriptions. In this paper these two similar works will be compared and contrasted to inquire into the two authors' individuality and the meaning of sensual description in their works.