Professor URATA will teach doctoral students in the Japanese Language and Literature Department, Faculty of Arts, Cairo University

Through the Japan Foundation’s Support Program for Organizations in Japanese Studies, Prof. Yoshikazu URATA (Kurume University) will come to Egypt as a visiting professor. He will teach Japanese modern literature at the Department of Japanese Language and Literature, Faculty of Arts, Cairo University, from February 17、2016 till March 23, 2016.

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Profile:

Specialization: Japanese modern literature

Current Research Themes: Japanese modern literature and colonization / Okinawan modern literature / Dazai Osamu / Nakajima Atushi

1990: Professor, Okinawa International University

2005: Obtained Ph.D. from Housei University

2011: Visiting Professor, International Research Center for Japanese Studies

2013: Professor, Kurume University

Further information,  please visit Nichibunken http://research.nichibun.ac.jp/en/researcher/staff/s059/index.html