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last modified:2020/03/26

Associate Professor YAMAGUCHI, Yoshinari

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Faculty, Affiliation

Faculty of Letters, Institute of Human and Social Sciences

College and School Educational Field

Graduate School of Human and Socio-Environmental Studies
American-British Studies Course, School of International Studies, College of Human and Social Sciences

Laboratory

 TEL:076-264-5318

Academic Background

【Academic background(Doctoral/Master's Degree)】
University of Tsukuba Doctor American literature course 200303 Accomplished credits for doctoral program
【Academic background(Bachelor's Degree)】
Shizuoka University Department of Language and Literature 199603
【Degree】
PhD in Literature

Career

University of Kochi Department of Cultural Studies Associate professor(2011/04-2018/09)
Kochi Women's University Department of Cultural Studies Associate professor(2008/04-2011/03)
Kochi Women's University Department of Cultural Studies Assistant professor(2003/04-2008/03)

Year & Month of Birth

Academic Society

American Literature Society of Japan
Chu-Shikoku American Literature Society
English Literary Society of Japan



Modern Language Association

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Specialities

Literature in English

Speciality Keywords

early national American literature and culture, footnote and translation and creative writing, shipwreck/castaway narrative

Research Themes

The beginnings of American literature and the culture of "fame"

The creative possibilities of footnote and translation

The idea of temporality in early national American historiography

Books

  •  Yoshinari Yamaguchi American History in Transition: From Religion to Science Brill 2020/03
  •  Yoshinari Yamaguchi Kochi Guidebook by Academics Showado 2019/03

Papers

  •  荒野とバラ―フランシス・パークマンの「森の歴史」における園芸学の作用 Yoshinari Yamaguchi Review of American Literature 25 183-194 2017/03
  •  "Collect, Preserve and Communicate": Jeremy Belknap’s Republic of Letters and the Problems of Early American History Writing Yoshinari Yamaguchi The International Journal of the Book 15 1 17-28 2016/12
  •  The Biographer’s (Sub-)Voice: Life, Writings and Footnotes in Jared Sparks’s Documentary History Yoshinari Yamaguchi Review of American Literature 24 61-74 2014/03
  •  The Ideas of History, or How Was "History" Historicized in Nineteenth-Century Western Thought? Yoshinari Yamaguchi Bulletin of Kochi Women's University, Series of Fuculty of Cultural Studies 60 13-24 2011/03
  •  The Republic of Letters: Organizing Historical Knowledge in Early National America Yoshinari Yamaguchi Review of American Literature 22 18-37 2011/02

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  •  Toward the Impersonality of History: Science and Inductive Reasoning in 19th-Century American Historiography Yoshinari Yamaguchi KWU Bunka Ronso 12 61-72 2010/03
  •  The Elasticity of the Individual: Early American Historiography and Emerson's Philosophy of History Yoshinari Yamaguchi Seijo English Monographs 42 233-255 2010/02
  •  The Panoramic Point of View and Visual Training for Americans: "Bird’s-Eye-View" Stories of Two Tourists Yoshinari Yamaguchi Review of American Literature 21 73-97 2009/07
  •  大雑把さと些末さのあいだ―『アメリカの農夫の手紙』におけるアメリカ性の矛盾/矛盾のアメリカ性 Yoshinari Yamaguchi KWU Bunka Ronso 11 33-45 2009/03
  •  American Geographico-History: Visibility and Timelessness of Emma Willard’s Progressive Maps and History in Perspective Yoshinari Yamaguchi Review of American Literature 20 46-69 2007/07
  •  Dynamic Force or Mechanic Energy? : A Study of "Power" in Thomas Carlyle’s Theory of Hero-Worship Yoshinari Yamaguchi Bulletin of Kochi Women's University, Series of Fuculty of Cultural Studies 55 9-18 2006/03
  •  信用を散種する―ハーマン・メルヴィル『詐欺師』における信用貨幣と無責任な仲間たち Yoshinari Yamaguchi KWU Bunka Ronso 7 17-37 2005/03
  •  Totalitarian Schizophrenia: Psychological Oppression in George Orwell’s Nineteen Eighty-Four Yoshinari Yamaguchi KWU Bunka Ronso 6 11-21 2004/03
  •  黒人奴隷の証言と信頼性―フレデリック・ダグラスの場合 Yoshinari Yamaguchi Bulletin of Kochi Women's University, Series of Fuculty of Cultural Studies 53 1-13 2004/03
  •  Blue Rose: A Story of an Ordinary Family Yoshinari Yamaguchi Otsuka Review 39 63-90 2003/04
  •  Experiments of Solitude: Imprisonment, Social Regulation and Mechanization in Herman Melville’s Fictions Yoshinari Yamaguchi Review of American Literature 18 18-36 2002/10
  •  創作と霊感―『ピエール、または曖昧性』におけるイザベルの性格変化をめぐって Yoshinari Yamaguchi American Literature Tsukuba 9 29-36 1999/07
  •  魂の窓/機械の目―『ピエール』における写真技術と『神』へのまなざし Yoshinari Yamaguchi Otsuka Review 35 49-66 1999/04

Conference Presentations

  • Of Friendship: Credit and Individualism in Nineteenth-Century America(conference:Joint workshop on resilience and anxiety 2020)(2020/01/11)
  • Bret Easton Ellis's American Psycho and the Absent-Minded Novel(conference:Annual Conference of Chu-Shikoku American Literature Society)(2019/06/08)
  • Geological Deep Time in Francis Parkman’s History Writing(conference:Interdisciplinary Nineteenth-Century Studies Conference)(2016/03/13)
  • “Collect, Preserve and Communicate": Jeremy Belknap’s Republic of Letters Reconsidered(conference:Twelfth International Conference on Books, Publishing and Libraries)(2014/11/08)
  • Panorama and Parataxis in Francis Parkman’s Historical Writings(conference:Le Moyne College Religion and Literature Forum: The Return of the Text)(2013/09/27)

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  • Geological Deep Time and Emerson’s Idea of History(conference:Conversazioni in Italia: Emerson, Hawthorne, and Poe)(2012/06/10)
  • A Touristic Point of View and Visual Training for Americans: ‘Bird’s-Eye-View’ Stories of Two Tourists(conference:Department of British and American Cultural Studies Special Conference, Chukyo University)(2008/12/20)

Arts and Fieldwork

Patent

Theme to the desired joint research

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research

○Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)「Creativity and the Culture of Fame in Early American Literature」(2019-2021) 
○「A Historical and Theoretical Study of the Autonomy of the Marginal Texts (Footnote and Translation)」(2015-2017) 
○Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)「A Theoretical and Practical Study of Footnote」(2012-2015) 
○Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)「NaturalHistoryTurnedNationalHistory:AStudyofLate-18th-to Mid-19th-Century American Historiography」(2007-2010) 
○Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (B)「Epistemological Framework and Literature in English」(2002-2005) 

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