ISSN: 2186-2281 – The Asian Conference on Literature and Librarianship 2011 – Official Conference Proceedings

"Ancient and Modern" & "Journeys of Discovery"

May 27-30 2011, Osaka, Japan

ISSN: 2186-2281

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Proceedings Contents

Postcolonial Filipino in Narrative Fiction: Cognitive Character Analysis of F. Sionil Jose’s Viajero
Marie Rose Arong pp. 1-10 View PDF

Modernization of University Libraries: A Comparative Study of University Libraries of Islamabad,
Khyber Pukhtoonkhwa and Balochistan, Pakistan.
Saeed ullah Jan Rafia A Sheikh pp. 11-55 View PDF

From Poetess to Mystic – Mahadevi Verma
Mythili P. Rao pp. 56-66 View PDF

Discovering the Fatherland: An Impossible Journey?
Enrique Galván-Álvarez pp. 67-83 View PDF

A Journey of Discovery: the Impossibility of Defining Irishness in John Bull’s Other Island
David Yi-ting Liu Yi-ling Yang pp. 84-95 View PDF

Fictionalized History: Initiating Changes in the Malaysian Identity
Sim Chee Cheang pp. 96-106 View PDF

Values on Individualism and Collectivism between China and the West
Li guishan pp. 107-111 View PDF

The Encounter between Oriental Women and Western Gender - Take Xiaji and Liji for Example
Bai Lu He Jiarong pp. 112-119 View PDF

Feminist Reception of Othello: Desdemona as a Parodic Figure of Imperialist Males in Paula Vogel’s
Desdemona: a play about a handkerchief
Jane Im pp. 120-126 View PDF

Which Job Satisfaction is More Important? The Relative Contributions of Intrinsic and Extrinsic Job
Satisfaction to Contextual and Task Performance of University Librarians
Yu-Ping Peng pp. 127-139 View PDF

Confession Leading to Holy Power -On The Book of Margery Kempe-
Park Eunhyung pp. 140-149 View PDF

Parables of the East in Western Political Drama
Loretta Visomirskis pp. 150-156 View PDF

“Too long in Foreign Parts”? : Reading Henry James in the Asian University
Patricia Louise Haseltine P. 157-169 View PDF

Reaffirming the Role of School Libraries
Andrew J Stark pp. 170-189 View PDF

Forgetting the Gift in The Lord of the Rings: The Steward of Gondor and His Two Sons
Minwoo Yoon pp. 190-198 View PDF

Discovering the “Others”: Unearthing Homosexual Identity Construction in Selected Indonesia
Contemporary Novels and Short Stories
Rizki Theodorus Johan pp. 196-206 View PDF

Comparative Study of Application of the EFQM Excellence Model in Central Libraries of Governmental
& Medical Sciences Universities of Tabriz (Iran)
Sedigheh Mohamadesmaeil
Nayer Ebrahimi
Somayeh Ghavidel pp. 207-219 View PDF

Web Usability Evaluation: An Approach for Evaluating the Usability of National Library Websites in
the Persian Gulf
Rim Sedigheh
Mohamadesmaeil Somaye
Kazemi Kohbanani pp. 220-232 View PDF

India Through Different Lenses: A Study of Rushdie’s Midnight’s Children and Tagore’s The Home
and the World
Sharmita Lahiri pp. 233-244 View PDF

An Epochal Step: On Hester Prynne’s Feminist Awareness in Hawthorn’s The Scarlet Letter
Chia-hsin Wu pp. 245-254 View PDF