Associate Professor of East Asian Literature and Culture
German, Russian, and Asian Languages and Literature
Classical and modern Japanese literature and language, cultural and literary exchange between China and Japan; literature of travel
Harvard University, Ph.D.
Harvard University, A.M.
Stanford University, B.A.S.
Awards and Honors
Invited Scholar - Kyoto University (2012)
University of Chicago William F. Sibley Memorial Translation Prize (2012)
Japan-U.S. Friendship Commission Prize for the Translation of Japanese Literature (2011)
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science Postdoctoral Fellow (2009)
Reischauer Institute of Japanese Studies Postdoctoral Fellow (2005)
Blakemore Foundation Grant (2002)
Fulbright Graduate Research Fellow (2000)
|COML||146b||Classical East Asian Poetics|
|JAPN||120a||Readings in Contemporary Japanese Literature|
|JAPN||120b||Readings in Modern Japanese Literature|
|JAPN||125b||Putting Away Childish Things: Coming of Age in Modern Japanese Literature and Film|
|JAPN||130a||The Literature of Multicultural Japan|
|JAPN||135a||Screening National Images: Japanese Film and Anime in Global Context|
|JAPN||140a||The World of Early Modern Japanese Literature|
|JAPN||145a||The World of Classical Japanese Literature|
|USEM||66a||The "West" through "Eastern" Eyes: Modern Chinese and Japanese Travels Abroad|