TANIGAWA Fuyuji

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Name
TANIGAWA Fuyuji
Affiliation
Konan Women's University
Section
Faculty of Letters, Department of English Language and Culture
Job title
Professor
Degree
Ph.D(Osaka City University), Master of Arts(Doshisha University)

Profile

Fuyuji TANIGAWA completed a BA and a MA at Doshisha University, Kyoto, and later received a Ph.D. from Osaka City University. After one year as a visiting professor at the James Joyce Research Centre, University College Dublin, Ireland, he is again a professor in the Department of English Language and Culture at Konan Women’s University, Kobe. He has been interested in W. B. Yeats, a great poet and a portal to Irish culture for about forty years.

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2009
 - 
Today
Professor, Department of English Language and Culture, Faculty of Letters, Konan Women's University
 
Apr 2015
 - 
Mar 2016
Visiting Professor, James Joyce Research Centre, University College, Dublin
 

Committee Memberships

 
1996
 - 
Today
The Yeats Society of Japan  Officer
 
1991
 - 
Today
IASIL Japan  Officer
 

Published Papers

 
The Orthodoxy of Yeats's Irishness: The Monistic Versus the Dualistic
Study Reports of Baika Junior College   50, 19-30(50) 19-30   2002
Paula Meehan : Our Contemporary Poet
Yeats Studies   (28) 85-94   1997
For Redeeming "You" : Paul Muldoon's Translation of Nuala Ní Dhomhnaill
SAP   (7) 30-41   1997
"Among 'Montessori' School Children" : Senator Yeats's Unrest
Study Reports of Baika Junior College   (43) 61-68   1995
The Contours of Irish Literature
éire(Irish Studies)   (15) 86-91   1995

Misc

 
W. B. Yeats's "The Death of Cuchulain" as Vegetation Ritual
M.A. Thesis, Doshisha Univ.      1981

Books etc

 
Paula Meehan: The Significance of Her Poetics and its significance
Paula Meehan's Remains of the Celts and Irish   1999   
The Deconstructive Impulse : Seamus Heaney's Poetics in "Kinship"
International Aspects of Irish Literature (Irish Literary Studies Series 44/IASAIL-Japan Series 5)   1996   
How to Read the Land of Stories : On the Controversy over the Field Day Anthology of Irish Writing
Climate of Plenty: Modern Irish Writers   1994   
The Narrative Structure in Yeats's "Last Poems and Two Plays"
Language and Literaturein Britain and America   1986   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Imagaination and 1916
TANIGAWA Fuyuji
Open Lecture Series (Autumn), Japan-Ireland Society   19 Nov 2016   
1916/2016 and the Manner of Commemoration [Invited]
TANIGAWA Fuyuji
The Yeats Society of Japan, the 52nd Annual Conference   22 Oct 2016   
“Living with the Unidentified: from the Works of W. B. Yeats, J. M. Synge and Lafcadio Hearn” [Invited]
TANIGAWA Fuyuji
Experience Japan 2015 – Literature Seminar, Chester Beatty Library, Dublin   19 Apr 2015   
"Crossing the Border": General Introduction and Singing Back from the Shores of Amerikay
TANIGAWA Fuyuji
The 30th International Conference of IASIL-Japan   13 Oct 2013   
“W. B. Yeats's '98: Reconsidering His Spirit of the Nation”
TANIGAWA Fuyuji
IASIL 2013 Belfast INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE   25 Jul 2013