Madoka Hori

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Madoka Hori
Osaka City University
Graduate School of Literature and Human Sciences, Department of Asian Culture and Urbanism
Ph.D.(Graduate University for Advanced Studies: School of Cultural and Social Studies, Department of Japanese Studies)
Research funding number

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Oct 2015
Associate Professor, Asian Culture and Literature, Graduate School of Literature and Human Sciences
Sep 2009
Team Project Researcher, International Research Centre for Japanese Studies
Mar 2013
Aug 2015
International Assistant Professor, Department of Japanese Language and Literature, Yeungnam University


Apr 2003
Sep 2009
Department of Japanese Studies, School of Cultural and Social Studies, Graduate University for Advanced Studies
Sep 2001
Sep 2002
M.A. Comparative Literature, The School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
Apr 1998
Mar 2001
M.A.Japanese Literature, Japan Women’s University
Apr 1994
Mar 1998
B.A.Japanese Literature, Japan Women’s University

Awards & Honors

Dec 2012
The 34th Suntory Prize for Social Sciences and Humanities

Published Papers

Madoka Hori
Reading Japanese Literature as World Literature   1-17   Mar 2019
The Receptin and Empathy of Japanese Modern Poetry in Korea: Forcusing on the Works of Ibaragi Noriko
Madoka Hori
Journal of the Society of Japanese Language and Literature, Japanology   74 271-286   Aug 2016   [Refereed]
The emergence of Japanese war poetry and radio-broadcasting: Concerning the case of the war-poetry of YONENoguchi
Madoka Hori
Journal of Japanese Thought(Korean Association for Japanese Thought)   27 303-325   Dec 2014   [Refereed]
‘‘War Poetry and the Voice of the people: Shiratori Seigo and as a grass-roots writer’’
Madoka Hori
Kankoku-Nihon-Gakkai(Korea)   99 259-271   May 2014   [Refereed]
‘‘George Meredith’s Poetics and the Modern: Inheritance and Conversion between L.Hearn to Y.Noguchi’’
Madoka Hori
Japanese language and Literature Society(Korea)   52 405-425   Feb 2014   [Refereed]


Yone Noguchi's War Poerty; from WW1 to WW2
Madoka Hori
56-63   Jul 2018   [Invited]
“A Special Attack Corps” and Media Literacy
Madoka Hori
Japanese Studies Around the World2017 —Japanese Studies from International Perspectives   54-62   May 2017   [Invited]
The Possibility of 'Literary' Studies; from the field of Japanese language education
Madoka Hori
Modern Japanese Literary Studies   94 219-226   May 2016   [Invited]

Books etc

Taisho=What is the Historical Stage
Madoka Hori (Part:Contributor, 「Dual Nationality」)
Kodansha-Metier   May 2018   ISBN:978-4-06-511639-5
Centenary Year of Gurudev Rabindranath Tagore's Maiden Visit to Japan : Rabindranath Tagore and Japan
Madoka Hori (Part:Joint Work, Tagore and Yone Noguchi: The International Conflict or the Asian Solidarity?)
Granthana Vibhaga, Visva-Bharati   Jul 2017   ISBN:978-81-7522-649-4
The Proceedings of the International Conference on "Tagore and Japan & Various Aspects of Japanese Culture"
The Handbook of New Paradigms in Modern Japanese Literary Studies
Madoka Hori (Part:Joint Work, Comparative Culture)
Hitsuji Publishing   Nov 2016   ISBN:978-4-89476-812-3
Modern Japan and French Symbolisme
Madoka Hori (Part:Joint Work, Noguchi's Symbolisme)
Suiseisha   Feb 2016   ISBN:978-4-8010-0151-0
Japanese Literature of Bilingual Nature
Madoka Hori (Part:Joint Work, “Yone Noguchi and Self-translation”)
Sangensha   Jun 2013   ISBN:978-4-88303-340-9

Conference Activities & Talks

A message "Silence" from Japanese poet
Madoka Hori
OCU Open Lectures   10 Nov 2017   
(In-between of Arts and Social System) "Literature of the Outlanders and the Drive for National Independence"
Madoka Hori
25 Sep 2017   
Talk ”The Earth Which Absorbs All Things” [Invited]
Rumiko Koura & Madoka Hori
29 Jul 2017   Tama Art University Museum
Yone Noguchi and Theosophical Networks
Madoka Hori
Yone Noguchi Society   1 Jul 2017   
Yone Noguchi's Trans-creation [Invited]
Madoka Hori
19 Jun 2017   Osaka Prefecture University

Research Grants & Projects

"Utsuwa" and "Utsushi": Toward the Renewal of Aesthetic Categories for Art and Reproduction Techniques in the Information Age
International Research Center for Japanese Studies: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (A)
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Shigemi Inaga
The Overseas Transmission and Reception of Japanese Performing Art in the Transitional Period of the 20th Century : Cultural Exchange centering on Yone Noguchi
Grants-in Aid for Scientific Research(KAKEN): Grant-in Aid for Research Activity start-up
Project Year: Sep 2010 - Mar 2012    Investigator(s): Madoka Hori
Yone Noguchi: Bilingual Writer of Dual Nationality
Grants-in Aid for Scientific Research: Grant-in-Aid for Publication of Scientific Research Results
Project Year: Apr 2011 - Feb 2012
The Fusion and Development of East-West Poetics: Artistic Representation and Nationalism of Symbolist Poets
Grants-in Aid for Scientific Research: Grant-in-Aid for Encouragement of Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2003    Investigator(s): Madoka Hori