Inoue Yoshiyuki

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Inoue Yoshiyuki
Meiji University
School of Science and Technology
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Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Hannan University associate professor
Hannan University full-time lecturer

Published Papers

Beckett's Mental Cartography in Le Dépeupleur and Company
Samuel Beckett Today / Aujourd'hui   29(1) 66-78   Apr 2017   [Refereed]
"Little People" in Le Dépeupleur: Beckett and the Eighteenth Century
Samuel Beckett Today / Aujourd'hui   19 223-233   Jun 2008   [Refereed]
'Little People' in "Le Dépeupleur": Beckett and the Eighteenth Century
Samuel Beckett and Différance : On Rockaby
Studies of Contemporary English Literature   10 1-13   Mar 1988
Voyage into the Inside of the Skull: Creation and Water in Beckett
Eureka   28(2月) 203-209   Feb 1996
Recent Beckett Studies : A Report from the International Conferences in Strassbourg in Honour of Samuel Beckett's Nintieth Anniversary
The Rising Generation   142(5) 248-251   May 1996


Algebra of the Caput Mortuum: Beckett's Critique of Imagination
Memoirs of the Institute of Humanities, Meiji University, vol. 83   83 1-31   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Abstract in English is given on page 1.
The Physiology of Beckett's 'Le Depeupleur'
Memoirs of the Institute of Humanities, Meiji University   (67) 209-227   Mar 2010
Beckett's Art of Memory in "assez"
The Bulletin of Arts and Sciences, Meiji University   (435) 305-345   Mar 2008
The Pneumatology of Beckett's Ghost Trio
Izumia Liberalia: Annals of Graduate School of Humanities, Meiji University   (7) (3)-(22)   Mar 2015   [Refereed]
Abstract of this paper is given in English at the head of the article.
Cracked Figures: Beckett and Auster
The Bulletin of Arts and Sciences, Meiji University, Tokyo, Japan   (499) 21-41   Mar 2014

Books etc

Samuel Beckett and the Perspective of Criticism
Yoshiyuki Inoue, ed. with Kojin Kondo (Part:Supervisor)
Publisher Michitani   Nov 2016   
Collection of critical essays on Samuel Beckett
Beckett and Animals
Ed. Mary Bryden. (Part:Joint Work)
Cambridge University Press   Jul 2013   ISBN:9781107019607
Samuel Beckett Today / Aujourd'hui 24
Rodopi   Oct 2012   ISBN:0927-3131
Samuel Beckett's Vision and Movement
Michitani   Mar 2005   ISBN:4-89642-123
Inoue's contribution as author: The 'Cracked Beater' - Anatomy of Beckett's Fin de partie
Japanese Translation of James Knowlson's "Damned to Fame: The Life of Samuel Beckett". London: Bloomsbury, 1996.
Yasunari Takahashi, et. al. (Part:Supervisor)
Hakusuisha   Jun 2003   
Japanese translation of James Knowlson's definitive biography of Beckett, "Damned to Fame: The Life of Samuel Beckett". London: Bloomsbury, 1996.

Conference Activities & Talks

On the Significance that Pascal's « Pensées » has to Beckett's « Fin de partie »
16 May 1993   
M and W in Samuel Beckett's Ohio Impromptu
Symposium on Beckett's Theatre, held by the IASAIL-JAPAN   Jun 1994   IASAIL-JAPAN
Beckett and Pascal
Beckett Symposium at the Université de Strasbourg, France   Apr 1996   Université de Strasbourg
Beckett's Theatre in the European Context
Irish Modern Drama   Sep 1996   IASAIL-JAPAN
The Dream in Beckett's Ohio Impromptu
The Beckett Seminar at the University of Reading, U.K.   Jun 2000   The Beckett International Foundation, Reading University, U.K.

Teaching Experience

  • Literature (School of Science and Technology, Meiji University)

Research Grants & Projects

Samuel Beckett and Descartes
Project Year: 2002   
Beckett and the Art of Memory
Project Year: 2005   
Beckett and the Visual Arts
Project Year: 2009   
Beckett and the Eighteenth Century
Project Year: 2004   
Beckett and Dante
Project Year: 2003