Welcome to Tounanbu

The principal purpose of this blog is to promote Genesis in Japan: the Bible beyond Christianityby Thomas Dabbs, published by the Texas Review Press (of the Texas A&M Press Consortium).

In Genesis in Japan, Dabbs relates his experiences teaching the Bible to Japanese university students in Tokyo.

For a book preview of the book, please see the introductory chapter entitled, 'In the Beginning,' along with another chapter entitled, 'A World Without Sin.' This book can be ordered from Amazon.com.

Link to TAMU PressThis site will also track Dabbs' recent contributions to Shakespeare studies and other areas in early modern studies. Recent and forthcoming publications and presentations on the Bible and Shakespeare are listed and explained here as well.