Personnel Information

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HASHIMOTO Yasunaka

Title
Professor
Research Fields, Keywords
American literature
Research Outline
Yasunaka Hashimoto specializes in 19th century American literature, including Herman Melville and Nathaniel Hawthorne. He reads novels carefully and tranquilly, examining the themes of faith and family in the modern era. He is also working on translations of contemporary American literature and critiques of contemporary Japanese literature.

Graduating School 【 display / non-display

  • Graduating School:Kyoto University
    Faculty:Faculty of Literature

    Kind of school:University
    Date of graduation:1991.03
    Completion status:Graduated
    Country location code:JAPAN

Graduate School 【 display / non-display

  • Graduate school:Adelphi University
    Graduate course:English

    Course completed:Master's Course
    Date of completion:1993.01
    Completion status:Completed
    Country location code:UNITED STATES

  • Graduate school:Tokyo Metropolitan University
    Graduate course:Graduate School, Division of Humanities
    Major:English

    Course completed:Master's Course
    Date of completion:1995.03
    Completion status:Completed
    Country location code:JAPAN

Degree 【 display / non-display

  • Degree name:B.A.
    Classified degree field:Literature in English
    Degree awarding institution:Kyoto University
    Acquisition way:Coursework
    Date of acquisition:1991.03

  • Degree name:M.A.
    Classified degree field:Literature in English
    Acquisition way:Coursework
    Date of acquisition:1993.01

  • Degree name:M.A.
    Classified degree field:Literature in English
    Degree awarding institution:Tokyo Metropolitan University
    Acquisition way:Coursework
    Date of acquisition:1995.03

  • Degree name:Ph.D.(Literature)
    Classified degree field:Literature in English
    Degree awarding institution:Kwansei Gakuin University
    Acquisition way:Thesis
    Date of acquisition:2019.10

Campus Career 【 display / non-display

  • Job function organization:Kwansei Gakuin University School of Humanities Department of Literature and Linguistics
    Career:Professor
    Duties period:2008.04 -

  • Job function organization:Kwansei Gakuin University School of Humanities Department of Literature and Linguistics
    Career:Associate Professor
    Duties period:2007.04 - 2008.03

  • Job function organization:Kwansei Gakuin University School of Humanities Department of Literature and Linguistics
    Career:Associate Professor (as old post name)
    Duties period:2002.04 - 2007.03

Field of expertise (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification) 【 display / non-display

  • Field of expertise (Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research classification):Literature in English

 

Papers 【 display / non-display

  • Written language: English
    Title of paper: Catastrophe of the Relational Self: On Herman Melville's Pierre
    Publication title: 『関西アメリカ文学』  (第33)  (p.5-22 - )
    Date of issue: 1996.11
    Name of author(s): HASHIMOTO Yasunaka

    Type of publication: Research paper (scientific journal)
    Co-author classification: Single Work

Books 【 display / non-display

  • Written language: Japanese
    Book Title: Prayer for the Absent: Melville and His Novels
    Date of issue: 2017.11

    Type of books: Scholarly Book
    Form of book: Single Work

  • Written language: English
    Book Title: Melville and the Wall of the Modern Age
    Publisher's name: Nan'un-Do
    Date of issue: 2010.12
    Name of author(s): Arimichi Makino, ed.

    Type of books: Scholarly Book
    Pages responsible: Ch. 8, "Mirrors of Madness: The Confidence-Man and 19th-Century American Psychiatry", 143-63
    Form of book: Joint Work

  • Written language: Japanese
    Book Title: Takahashi Kazumi: The Scenery of Castaways
    Date of issue: 2007.03

    Type of books: Scholarly Book
    Form of book: Single Work

Review Papers,Investigation Report 【 display / non-display

  • Written language:English
    Title of review paper:Arnold Weinstein, The Fiction of Relationship
    Publisher's name :日本英文学会関西支部
    Publication title:『関西英文学研究』  (第2)  (p.169 - 177)
    Date of issue:2008.12
    Name of author(s):橋本安央

    Type of publication:Book review and document introduction, etc.
    Co-author classification:Single Work

  • Written language:English
    Title of review paper:Elizabeth Schultz and Haskell Springer (eds.), Melville and Women
    Publisher's name :日本英文学会
    Publication title:『英文学研究』  vol.第85  (p.194 - 200)
    Date of issue:2008.11
    Name of author(s):橋本安央

    Type of publication:Book review and document introduction, etc.
    Co-author classification:Single Work

Academic Awards Received 【 display / non-display

  • Prize: The 14th Albion Award
    Date of award received:1997.11
    Country awarded:JAPAN
    Classification of award received:Awards of National Conference, Council and Symposium

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research 【 display / non-display

  • Research item:Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research(C)
    Research activities period:2009.04 - 2012.03