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Tomiko Yoda, Associate Professor, Asian and Middle Eastern Studies

Tomiko Yoda
Office Location:  215 Trent Hall
Office Phone:  919-684-4310
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  • Ph.D. in Japanese Stanford University 1996
  • M.A. in Japanese Stanford University 1991
  • Candidate for Ph.D. in Religion Harvard University 1987
  • M.A. in Oriental Philosophy Nagoya University (Nagoya, Japan) 1987
  • B.A. in Religion Wesleyan University (Middletown, CT) 1983


Cultural Studies
Research Interests: Literary Theory, Gender Studies, and Japanese Intellectual History

She specializes in Japanese literature, intellectual history, gender, and feminist studies.

Recent Publications   (More Publications)
  1. T. Yoda (co-edit). Japan After Japan: Social and Cultural Life From the Recessionary 90s to the Present.  Duke University Press, Summer, 2006.
  2. T. Yoda. "First-Person Voice and Citizen-Subject: The Modernity of Ogai's Maihime." Journal of Asian Studies 65:25 (May, May, 2006).
  3. T. Yoda. "Heian bungaku no joseika to juhasseiki kagaku no kindaisei [Feminization of Heian Literature and the Modernity of Eighteenth-Century Poetics]." Genji kenky├╗ :10 (2005).
  4. T. Yoda. Gender And National Literature: Heian Texts and Constructions of Japanese Modernity.  Duke University Press, May, 2004.
  5. T. Yoda. "Kogyaru and the Political Economy of Feminized Consuer Culture." Zappa: the Social Space and Movements of Contemporary Japan  (Accepted, forthcoming).  [abs]

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