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タナカ ユミ | TANAKA Yumi
Affiliation and department:
Job title: Associate Professor
Research field  (2): Literature in general ,  European literature
Research keywords  (1): Comparative Literature and Culture
Research theme for competitive and other funds  (1):
  • Reception of _Don Quixote_ in American and Japanese literature
Papers (10):
  • Yumi Tanaka. ""Faulkner's Quixotism:Comic and Moral Aspects of Gavin Stevens"". Journal of Comparative Literature. 2009. 52. 80-93
  • Yumi Tanaka. “Knavish Knights: The Reception of Don Quixote in Samuel Butler’s Hudibras.”. Studies of Comparative Literature. 2004. 83. 74-93
  • Yumi Tanaka. 「Book Review: Gayatri Spivak, _Death of a Discipline_」. Studies of Comparative Literature. 2004. 85. 146-54
  • Yumi Tanak. Book Review: Modern Japanese Great Writers' Ability in Translating Foreign Literature: From Tanizaki Jun'ichiro to Murakami Haruki. Studies of Comparative Literature. 2015. 100. 178-182.
  • Yumi Tanaka. ""The Fat Don Quixote: Reading John Kennedy Toole's A Confederacy of Dunces"". World Literature. 2016. 123. 24-31
Books (2):
  • ""Rejecting a Quixotic End: Kenzaburo Oe’s Bakhtinian Reading of Don Quixote,"" Bakhtin’s Heritage in Literature, Arts, and Psychology
    Rowman and Littlefield 2018
  • The Survival of Don Quixote: Anti-Romantic Receptions of DonQuixote in American and Japanese Contemporary Novels
    Koyo Shobo 2019
Lectures and oral presentations  (5):
  • “Cartographic and Transformative Intertextuality within/between William Faulkner and Nakagami Kenji’s Saga.”
    (Southern Comparative Literature Association 2009)
  • A Quixotic Ending to Japanese Modernity: Reading Oe Kenzaburo’s _Boy of the Sorrowful Face_
    (American Comparative Literature Association 2010)
  • 花田清輝と『ドン・キホーテ』ーマルクス主義的受容との接点を中心にー
    (日本比較文学会 第74回全国大会 2012)
  • Don Quixote’s Mimicry in Japanese Folk Art: Reading Two Versions of Keisuke Serizawa’s Don Quixote Picture Book
    (41st International Symposium of Hispanic Literature 2015)
  • グロテスク・キホーティズム;ジョン・ケネディ・トゥールの『愚か者連合』を読む
    (日本比較文学会 東京支部 5月例会 2015)
Works (1):
  • Fried Chicken and Sweet Potato Pie with Japanese subtitles 2016
Education (3):
  • - 1999 Keio University Faculty of Literature Department of English and American Literature
  • - 2008 Brown University Comparative Literature Comparative Literature
  • - 2010 The University of Tokyo Graduate School of Arts and Sciences Interdisciplinary Cultural Studies, Comparative Literature and Culture
Professional career (2):
  • Ph.D. (The University of Tokyo)
  • Master of Arts (Brown University)
Awards (1):
  • 2016/04 - 2016 Japan Women's University Faculty Research Awards
Association Membership(s) (7):
Modern Language Association ,  International Comparative Literature Association ,  American Comparative Literature Association ,  Society for Comparative Literature and the Arts ,  Japan Comparative Literature Association ,  Society of Comparative Literature University of Tokyo ,  Society of World Literature Japan
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