Miyabi Goto

Postdoctoral Research Associate

Goto

Education

Ph.D. in East Asian Studies, Princeton University; M.A. in East Asian Languages and Cultures, University of Massachusetts, Amherst; B.A. in Foreign Studies, Sophia University

Biography

Miyabi Goto is a Postdoctoral Research Associate of East Asian Studies at the Department of East Asian Languages, Literatures and Cultures. She received her PhD in East Asian Studies from Princeton University. Her research focuses on modern Japanese literature during and since the Meiji period (1868–1912), with particular interests in criticism and media culture. She is currently working on her book project, Critical Failures: Theory and Practice of Literary Criticism of Late Nineteenth-Century Japan.

Publications:

Article:

- "'Maihime' and Meiji Japan's Space of Criticism, Journal of Japanese Studies (forthcoming)

Translation:

- Hirano Ken. "Establishing Criteria." In Politics and Literature Debate: Postwar Japanese Criticism 1945–1952, eds. Atsuko Ueda et al., 93–96. Lanham: Lexington Books.

Co-translation:

- Hirano Ken. "Politics and Literature I." In Politics and Literature Debate: Postwar Japanese Criticism 1945–1952, eds. Atsuko Ueda et al., 97–103. Lanham: Lexington Books.

- Hirano Ken. "What is the 'Primacy of Politics'?" In Politics and Literature Debate: Postwar Japanese Criticism 1945–1952, eds. Atsuko Ueda et al., 115–126. Lanham: Lexington Books.

Review:

- Koreeda Hirokazu, Shoplifters. Popular Culture Studies Journal 7, no.1: 218–220.