Which came first, the “benshi” or the “byunsha”?

Sarah Frederick sfred
Mon Oct 27 06:37:52 EST 2003

This novel is about "benshi" in Germany.  The translation is readily available:

Hofmann, Gert.? Kinoerz?hler. English? The film explainer / Gert 
Hofmann ; translated from the German by Michael Hofmann.  Imprint 
Evanston, Ill. : Northwestern University Press 1996.
Sarah Frederick
Assistant Professor of Japanese
Department of Modern Foreign Languages and Literatures
Boston University
718 Commonwealth Ave.
Boston, MA 02215

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