Hikari HORI

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Hikari HORI
Toyo University
Job title
Assistant Professor
Research funding number

Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2017
Toyo University
Jul 2016
Dec 2016
Associate Professor, Dept. of East Asian Languages and Cultures, Columbia University
Jul 2010
Jun 2016
Assistant Professor, Dept. of East Asian Languages and Cultures, Columbia University
Jan 2007
Jun 2010
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Dept. of East Asian Languages and Cultures, Columbia University
Sep 2006
Dec 2006
Ford Associateship, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Ford Associateship, Five College Women’s Studies Research Center, South Hadley, Massachusetts


Ph.D., Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Gakushuin University
MA, Art History, City University of New York
BA, History, Sophia University
Universita per Stranieri di Perugia (Study Abroad)

Published Papers

Tezuka, shōjo manga and Hagio Moto
Hikari HORI
Mechademia   8 299-311   2013   [Refereed]
Representing a Woman’s Story: Sexually Explicit Film and the Efficacy of Censorship in Japan
Hikari HORI
SARAI Reader   5 457-465   2005   [Invited]
Migration and Transgression: Female Pioneers’ Documentary Filmmaking in Japan
Hikari HORI
Asian Cinema Journal   11 89-97   2005   [Refereed]
Hori Hikari
Gakushuin University studies in humanities   8 1-25*   1999

Books etc

Doin no media mikkusu
Hikari HORI (Part:Joint Work)
Shibunkaku shuppan   Oct 2017   
Faces of Aging: The Lived Experience of the Elderly in Japan
Hikari HORI (Part:Contributor, Aging, Gender and Sexuality in Japanese Popular Culture: Female Pornographer Sachi Hamano and Her Rebellious Film “Lily Festival” (Yurisai))
Stanford University Press   2011   
Cinema, Law and the State in Asia
Hikari HORI (Part:Contributor, Oshima Nagisa’s ‘Ai no korīda’ Reconsidered: Law, Gender, and Sexually Explicit Film in Japanese Cinema)
Palgrave   2007   
Promiscuous Media: Film and Visual Culture in Imperial Japan, 1926-45
Hikari HORI
Cornell University Press   Dec 2017   

Conference Activities & Talks

Discussant for the panel: Women’s Biographies in Modern Japan: Fictional, Collective, Exemplary and Fake
Hikari HORI
ASCJ   1 Jul 2018   
Served as a discussant