Toru Kobayashi

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Toru Kobayashi

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Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2009
 - 
Today
Associate Professor, Department of Foreign Languages, National Defense Academy
 
Apr 2008
 - 
Mar 2017
Part-time Lecturer, Faculty of Letters, Kokugakuin University
 
Oct 2005
 - 
Mar 2009
Senior Lecturer, Department of Foreign Languages, National Defense Academy
 
Apr 2003
 - 
Sep 2005
Assistant Professor, Department of Foreign Languages, National Defense Academy
 
Apr 2001
 - 
Mar 2003
Part-time Lecturer, Center for Liberal Arts, Meiji Gakuin University
 

Education

 
Apr 1998
 - 
Mar 2001
Major of English Literature, PhD, coursework completed without degree, Graduate School of Arts and Letters, Meiji Gakuin University
 
Apr 1995
 - 
Mar 1997
Major of English Literature, MA, Graduate School of Arts and Letters, Meiji Gakuin University
 
Apr 1991
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Mar 1995
Department of English, BA, College of Literature, Aoyama Gakuin University
 

Awards & Honors

 
Mar 2006
Research Encouragement Prize, The Scholarship And Education Foundation Of National Defense Academy
 

Published Papers

 
The Necessity for Reading with "Colored Glasses" in "The Paradise of Bachelors and the Tartarus of Maids"
Toru Kobayashi
English Usage and Style   (34) 61-73   Jun 2017   [Refereed]
The Role as a "Husband" in Melville's "I and My Chimney" and "The Apple-Tree Table"
Toru Kobayashi
Studies in Humanities and Social Sciences Humanities Series in National Defense Academy   (110) 39-50   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Melville and Pynchon The Symbols of "Trumpet (Horn)" in "Cook-A-Doodle-Doo!" and The Crying of Lot 49
Toru Kobayashi
Studies in Humanities and Social Sciences Humanities Series in National Defense Academy   (102) 117-132   Mar 2011   [Refereed]
Color Symbolism in Melville's "Jimmy Rose" and Billy Budd
Toru Kobayashi
English Usage and Style   (26) 1-13   Jun 2009   [Refereed]
The Color of "Poverty" in "Poor Man's Pudding and Rich Man's Crumbs"
Toru Kobayashi
The Katahira Studies in English and Literature   (43) 15-24   Mar 2008   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Unstable Perspective in Melville's Works
Toru Kobayashi
Bulletin   (71) 11-11   Oct 2017   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
Searching for Truth
Toru Kobayashi (Part:Joint Work, pp.74-90)
Mar 2003   
General Remarks on American Cultural History
Toru Kobayashi (Part:Contributor)
Apr 2002   
20th Century Words
Toru Kobayashi (Part:Joint Translation, pp.355-383)
Yumani Shobou   Jul 2001   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Unstable Perspective in Meville's Works
Toru Kobayashi
46th General Meeting of The Japan Society of English Usage and Style   25 Jun 2017   
Review of "Class Notes"
Toru Kobayashi
Dec 2009   
Color Symbolism in “The Paradise of Bachelors and the Tartarus of Maids”
Toru Kobayashi
Oct 2007   
Review of "Margaret Fuller"
Toru Kobayashi
Dec 2005   
What Melville wanted to hide
Toru Kobayashi
Aug 2005   

Others

 
Aug 2006   EFL Teachers Training Seminar in University of Hawaii, Manoa