Yamamoto-Wilson John

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Name
Yamamoto-Wilson John
Nickname
jyamamo
E-mail
j-yamamosophia.ac.jp
URL
http://pweb.sophia.ac.jp/~j-yamamo/
Degree
Bachelor of Arts in English Literature(Magdalene College(Cambridge Univ.)), M.Litt. (English Literature)(Magdalene College(Canmbridge Univ.)), M.A in Applied Linguistics(University of Wales-Bangor), Doctor of Philosophy(University of Cambridge)
Research funding number
70296896
Twitter ID
@jyamamo

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Cambridge University: Postgraduate research into English translations from the Spanish during the 16th and 17th centuries. (M.Litt.)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
 
   
 
Professor, Sophia University Faculty of Humanities, Department of English Literature
 

Education

 
Sep 1975
 - 
Jun 1978
English Literature, Magdalene College( Univ. Cambridge)
 

Published Papers

 
James Mabbe: The Spanish Bawd. Edited by José María Pérez Fernández. Pp. 412. London: Modern Humanities Research Association, 2013 (MHRA Tudor and Stuart Translations). Hb. £29.99.
John R. Yamamoto-Wilson
Translation and Literature   24(1) 99-103   Mar 2015   [Refereed][Invited]
The Protestant Reception of Catholic Devotional Literature in England to 1700
John R. Yamamoto-Wilson
Recusant History   32(1) 67-90   May 2014   [Refereed]
Discussion of the dispersal of Catholic literature in post-Reformation England tends to focus on the tenacity of recusants and ‘church papists’ in perpetuating allegiance to Rome. Relatively little attention has been paid to the extent to which Ca...
England and the Spanish Protestants to 1700
Yamamoto-Wilson John R.
English Literature and Language   (50) 77-98   Feb 2014
John R. Yamamoto-Wilson
Reformation and Renaissance Review   15(2) 177-198   Jul 2013   [Refereed]
Mabbe's Maybes: A Stuart Hispanist in Context
YAMAMOTO-WILSON JOHN
Translation and Literature   21(3) 319-342   Nov 2012   [Refereed][Invited]
The life and work of James Mabbe, a 17th-century translator of Spanish literature into English.

Misc

 
Searching for Freedom in Japan
YAMAMOTO-WILSON JOHN
The Japan Mission Journal   62(1) 22-34   Apr 2008
White Rabbits: Method-Based Literature Teaching
YAMAMOTO-WILSON JOHN
Humanising Language Teaching   1(6)    Oct 1999

Books etc

 
Pain, Pleasure and Perversity: discourses of Suffering in Seventeenth-Century England
Yamamoto-Wilson John
Ashgate Publishing Limited   Apr 2013   ISBN:978-1-4094-4395-7
This book examines a number of works of religious discourse relating to pain and suffering translated into English from (mainly) Latin, Spanish and Italian, showing how the translators and editors demonstrate an awareness that attitudes in England...
『Catholic Literature and the Rise of Anglicanism』(Renaissance monographs, 28)
Yamamoto-Wilson John
Renaissance Institute, Sophia University   Apr 2002   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
The Reception of Catholic Devotional Literature by English Protestants to 1700.
Reformation Studies Colloquium, Murray Edwards College, Cambridge.   Sep 2014   
Bible and Populace in the English Reformation
YAMAMOTO-WILSON JOHN
Society for Reformation Studies 18th Annual Conference   Apr 2011   Society for Reformation Studies
Saint Augustine and the English Reformation
YAMAMOTO-WILSON JOHN
Society for Reformation Studies 17th Annual Conference   Apr 2010   Society for Reformation studies
The Language of Discourse: Latin and the Vernacular during the English Reformation
YAMAMOTO-WILSON JOHN
Society for Reformation Studies 16th Annual Conference   Apr 2009   Society for Reformation Studies
Robert Persons' Book of Resolution
YAMAMOTO-WILSON JOHN
Renaissance Institute (Tokyo) Annual General Meeting   27 Sep 2008   Renaissance Institute (Tokyo)