SAEKI Junko
Faculty of Social Studies Department of Media, Journalism and Communications
Professor
Last Updated :2021/10/23

Researcher Profile and Settings

  • Sex

    Female

Research Areas

  • Humanities & social sciences/Gender studies

Academic & Professional Experience

  • University of Tsukuba, 2014/06
  • Institute for Research in Humanities, Kyoto University, 2000/04 - 2004/03
  • Faculty of Literature, Tezukayama Gakuin University, 2000 - 2002/03
  • Faculty of Literature, Tezukayama Gakuin University, 1994 - 2000
  • Faculty of Humanities, Toyama University, 1999 - 1999
  • Faculty of Humanities, Niigata University, 1999 - 1999
  • Faculty of Letters, Kumamoto University, 1998 - 1998
  • School of Education, Hiroshima University, 1997 - 1997
  • International Research Center for Japanese Studies, 1993 - 1996
  • National Museum of Ethnology, 1991 - 1994
  • Faculty of Literature, Tezukayama Gakuin University, 1989 - 1994

Education

  • The University of Tokyo, 1989
  • The University of Tokyo, Graduate School, Division of General Culture, 1989
  • The University of Tokyo, 1986
  • The University of Tokyo, Graduate School, Division of General Culture, 1986
  • Gakushuin University, Faculty of Letters, 1984
  • Gakushuin University, Faculty of Literature, 1984

Academic Degrees

  • Doctor of Philosophy, The University of Tokyo
  • Master of Literature, The University of Tokyo

Published Papers

  • Female Voices from the " Contact Zone"; A Resonation between Marguerite Duras's L'mant and Higuchi Ichiyo's Nigorie
    Saeki Junko
    Studies of Comparative Literature, (106)31 - 51, Dec. 2020, Japanese, Research paper (scientific journal)

Misc

  • Vamp or Angel? : A Comparative Study of Heroines in Japanese Media”, Harald Meyer, Takahiro Nishiyama, Reinhard Zollner ( Eds. ) Media, Cultures, Identities; Aspects of Contents Business in East Asia, IUCICIUM. 2012年10月。
    Harald Meyer, Takahiro Nishiyama, Reinhard Zollner ( Eds. ) Media, Cultures, Identities; Aspects of Contents Business in East Asia, IUCICIUM., Oct. 2012
  • “Vamp or Angel? : A Comparative Study of Heroines in Japanese Media”,
    佐伯 順子
    Harald Meyer, Takahiro Nishiyama, Reinhard Zollner ( Eds. ) Media, Cultures, Identities; Aspects of Contents Business in East Asia, IUCICIUM., 195 - 214, 2012
  • “ The Idealization of Boy Love: The Influence of Thomas Mann’s Death in Venice ( Der Tod in Venedig ) upon Hagio Moto’s The Heart of Thomas ( Toma no Shinzo ) “
    Osamu Hattori, Viktoria Eschbach-Szabo, Martina Ebi (Eds.) Japan and Japanese People, Bunka-Wenhua Vol.15, Tubinben East Asian Studies,, 73 - 82, 2010
  • “Beyond the geisha stereotype; changing images of ‘new women’in Japanese popular culture, in Rien T.Segers ed.,
    佐伯 順子
    A New Japan for the Twenty-first Century; an Inside Overview of Current Fundamental Changes and Problems, Routledge., 187 - 197, 2008
  • "Reconsidering Tanizaki Jun'ichiro's "Love and Eroticism": Iro Tradition and Modern Ren'ai in Japanese Literary History"
    Proceedings of the Midwest Association for Japanese Literary Studies, 1999
  • "From Nanshoku to Homosexuality: A Comparative Study of Mishima Yukuio's Confessions of a Mask"
    Japan Review International Research Center for Japanese Studies, (8), 1997
  • "Visions of Women's Beauty and Eroticism: The Meaning of Images of the Ideal Women in East and West"
    New Visions of Creation: Feminist Innovations of Literary Theory., University of Tokyo Press, 1993

Conference Activities & Talks

  • "Family and Fatherhood in Koreda Hirokazu’s film: Representations of Stepfathers in the film with the background of Japanese law and society"
    Saeki Junko
    ⅩⅩⅡnd General Congress of International Comparative Literature Association, 30 Jul. 2019, English, Symposium, workshop panel (public)
  • ”Vamp or Angel ? ”
    SAEKI Junko
    A Comparative Study of Heroines in Japanese Literature and Film”, 2011, ベルリン自由大学
  • “Male Homosexuality and Queer in Japanese Films and Manga: The Influence of Western Representation and New Developments”
    SAEKI Junko
    Finish Gender Conference, 2010, ヘルシンキ大学
  • “ Boy’s Love in Japanese Shojo Manga: Its Historical Background and the Modern Transformation
    SAEKI Junko
    Gender and Japanische Popularkultur学会, 2010, フランクフルト大学
  • “Vamp or Angel: A Comparative Study on Heroines in Japanese Media”
    SAEKI Junko
    International Conference: Contents Business and Shared Cultural Assets in East Asia, 2010, ボン大学
  • “The New Ideal of Love in Modern Japanese Meiji Literature ”
    SAEKI Junko
    2010, ハイデルベルグ大学
  • “Women in Japanese TV dramas: Historical Background and Recent Changes”
    SAEKI Junko
    2010, トリア大学
  • Male Homosexusality and Queer in Japanese Films and Manga; the influence of Western representations and new developments
    Finnish Gender Conference , Helsinki University, 2010