Recent Research

Jinhua Chen and Christina Laffin were awarded a Peter Wall Institute for Advanced Studies Research Roundtable Grant for the project “East Asian Manuscript and Print as Harbingers of the Digital Future” taking place May 26 – 28, 2016.

Joshua Mostow published Courtly Visions: The Ise Stories and the Politics of Cultural Appropriation. Dr. Mostow was recently named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada.

Peter Nosco edited Values, Identity, and Equality in Eighteenth- and Nineteenth-Century Japan with Yasunori Kojima.

Christina Yi is currently conducting research at Waseda University through a prestigious Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Postdoctoral Fellowship.

Sharalyn Orbaugh published Propaganda Performed: Kamishibai in Japan’s Fifteen-Year War.