List of Theses in the M.A. program in Japanese Studies

Wei Luo
A Chinese Interpreter in Bakumatsu Japan : Luo Sen, Perry Mission and Information on the Taiping Rebellion
2016
Advisor: Sven Saaler
Emily McDowell
A Gift (or Omen?) Along the Shoreline of Our Existence : Aya Takano's Artistic Transformation Following 3.11
2016
LEI HU
Rediscovering Usurai : Kitada Usurai and the Kannen Shosetsu Movement in Meiji Women's Literature
2015
Advisor: Shion Kono
KEVIN NIEHAUS
Painting the Town Red : Anticipating Modernism in Natsume Soseki's And Then
2015
Advisor: Angela Yiu
SHIU HONG SIMON TU
Koebi-tai behind Setouchi Triennale: A Critical Evaluation of Their Volunteer Activities
2014
LISETTE ROBLES ROBLES
The Filipino Students' Narratives of Japan 3.11: Networks, Risk Perception and Response (A Study on Foreign Students' Behavioral Responses during Disasters)
2013
YURIKO YAMAGUCHI
From Point of Tangency: Lee Ufan's Field of Perception and Encounter
2013
JUSTIN KYLE AUKEMA
Passing on the Memory of the Great Tokyo Air Raid: Saotome Katsumoto's War and Youth
2012
Advisor: Sven Saaler
MICHAEL EMMANUEL M DE SCHUYTER
The Intercultural Theatre of Noda Hideki
2012
Advisor:
MARLIES LINHART
The "Enemy Concept" in the Mongol Invasions A Comparative Study between Japan and Western Europe
2012
Advisor: Sven Saaler
GREGORY JOSEPH LOGAN
Architecture in the Age of Entropy: Time, Tradition, and Tange Kenzō
2012
ROBLES LISETTE ROBLES
The Filipino Students' Narratives of Japan 3.11: Networks, Risk Perception and Response (A Study on Foreign Students' )
2012
MICHAEL JOHN BARTLEY
Representations of Masculinity in Weekly Shonen Jump
2011
GLEN DOUGLAS BRUGGE
The Kaga Domain's Upper Yashiki Compound: Space and Society
2010
Advisor: Sven Saaler
TIMOTHY JAMES SMITH
The Fate of Japanese Popular Religion under State Shinto: A Comparative Case Study of Tenrikyō and Tenri Honmichi
2010
Advisor:
MEIKO SANO
The Photo-graphic Unconscious - Re-examining the Works of Shigeo Gochō -
2009
MARIMI TATENO
Gentlemen and Courtesans: Themes of Yūjo and Kin-ki-sho-ga Mitate in Ōkadangen zu
2009
ANA LAURA COCORA
Playing with the Strategies of Ritualization: On Sanbasō dances in kabuki
2008
Advisor:
PATRICK WILLIAM GALBRAITH
Fujoshi: From 'Ladies' to 'Rotten Girls: Fantasy play and 'moe' storytelling among female fans
2007
DANIEL SASTRE DE LA VEGA
The Tagasode Screens
2007