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[Temporarily closed] Ranpo Edogawa, Seishi Yokomizo ... Following the trajectory of the writers who were active in the legendary magazine "Shinseinen"

神奈川近代文学館 Holding period: 2021.03.20 to 2021.05.16
60 days to hold

「101st Anniversary Exhibition Forever "New Youth" --Mystery Fashion Sports--」

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(TOP image) "Shinseinen" October 1933 issue cover picture, Kazuo Matsuno

* The Kanagawa Museum of Modern Literature will be temporarily closed from January 12th (Tuesday) to February 7th (Sunday) to prevent the spread of the new coronavirus infection. Please see " here " for details.

Ranpo Edogawa "The Murder Case of D-Slope", Mushitaro Oguri "The Murder Case of the Black Death Hall", Yumeno Kyusaku "The Miracle of Oshie", Seishi Yokomizo "Yatsuhakamura" ... The magazine "Shinseinen," which produced a number of brilliant masterpieces in the history of Japanese mystery, was first published in 1920 (Taisho 9), and 400 volumes were published by 1950 (Showa 25). At the beginning of the publication, "New Youth" was a magazine aimed at enlightening local youth, but with the skill of successive editors, the cutting edge of mystery, fashion and sports was developed in the magazine, and in the first year of the Showa era We have made a leap forward to become a leading magazine. That spirit has also had a major impact on the modern publishing world.

In commemoration of the 101st anniversary of the publication, this exhibition traces the trajectory of writers who were active on the stage of "New Youth" with about 600 materials, and approaches the "legendary magazine" that built an era in the history of Japanese popular culture. I will.

101st Anniversary Exhibition Forever "New Youth"
--Mystery, fashion and sports--
[Date and time] March 20th (Sat / holiday) -May 16th (Sun) 9: 30-17: 00 (Admission is until 16:30)
[Venue] Kanagawa Museum of Modern Literature 2nd and 3rd exhibition rooms
[Closed] Monday (Open on May 3)
[Fee] General ¥ 700, 65 to 20 years old and students ¥ 350, high school students ¥ 100, junior high school students and younger free
* Handicapped person's notebook, love handThose who have received a book, a nursing handbook, or a mentally handicapped person's health and welfare handbook are free of charge by presenting the handbook or Mirairo ID (please contact us for details).
[Organizer] Kanagawa Museum of Modern Literature, Kanagawa Literature Promotion Association
[Inquiries] 045-622-6666 (Kanagawa Museum of Modern Literature)
* The date and time of the event may change depending on the spread of the new coronavirus.
* When visiting the museum , please check "Requests to all visitors" .

  • Kanagawa Museum of Modern Literature

This literature museum was opened in 1984. During this time, the exhibition includes large-scale exhibitions by genre such as popular literature, children, and poetry, as well as Soseki Natsume, Ryunosuke Akutagawa, Kyoka Izumi, the three brothers Arishima, Minoru Samurai, Yasunari Kawabata, Osamu Osamu, Eiji Yoshikawa, and Shu Yamamoto. We have held more than 50 special exhibitions, including exhibitions by individual writers such as Goro, and exhibitions of literary walks in Kanagawa such as Kamakura, Yokohama, and Kawasaki, and we have been focusing on literary exhibition activities, including permanent exhibitions. I did.

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