SASAKI Toru

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Name
SASAKI Toru
Affiliation
Kyoto University
Section
Graduate School of Letters, Department of Literature
Degree
Master of Literature
ORCID ID
0000-0003-1558-9834

Research Interests

 
 

Research Areas

 
 

Education

 
 
 - 
1982
English, Graduate School of Arts and Science, New York University
 
 
 - 
1979
Faculty of Literature, Kyoto University
 

Published Papers

 
How Dickens Conceived Esther’s Narrative: An Hypothesis
SASAKI Toru
The Dickensian   114(1) 16-21   Apr 2018   [Refereed][Invited]
What Estella Knew: Questions of Secrecy and Knowing in Great Expectations
SASAKI Toru
Dickens Studies Annual   48 181-190   Oct 2017   [Refereed]
SASAKI Toru
Essays in Criticism   65(4) 401-420   Oct 2015   [Refereed]
Praeterita and Mrs. Dalloway: A Hypothetical Note
SASAKI Toru
Virginia Woolf Miscellany   (87) 39-41   Sep 2015   [Refereed]
Back to Owl Creek Bridge: Robert Enrico’s Adaptation Reconsidered
SASAKI Toru
Style   49(2) 181-195   Jun 2015   [Refereed]
Translating Great Expectations into Japanese
Toru Sasaki
The Dickensian      Dec 2011   [Refereed]
John Schlesinger's Far from the Madding Crowd: A Reassessment
Toru Sasaki
Literature/Film Quarterly      Jul 2009   [Refereed]
Edmund Wilson’s ‘The Two Scrooges’ Reconsidered
SASAKI Toru
The Dickensian   104(1) 32-43   May 2008   [Refereed]
We Ask for More: A Note on Polanski’s Oliver Twist
SASAKI Toru
The Dickensian   102(3) 240-242   Jan 2007   [Refereed]
Listening to Dickens
SASAKI Toru
The Dickensian   101(1) 39-45   Jun 2005   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Literary Pursuits: Charles Dickens--Great Expectations. (BBC Radio 3).
SASAKI Toru
The Dickensian   112(1)    May 2016   [Refereed][Invited]
Mary Hammond, Charles Dickens’s Great Expectations: A Cultural Life
SASAKI Toru
The Dickensian   112(1)    May 2016   [Refereed][Invited]
Oliver Twist read by Jonathan Keeble
SASAKI Toru
The Dickensian   109(1)    May 2013   [Refereed][Invited]
Nicholas Nickleby read by David Horovitch
SASAKI Toru
The Dickensian   108(2)    Aug 2012   [Refereed][Invited]
Barnaby Rudge and Martin Chuzzlewit, read by Sean Barrett
SASAKI Toru
The Dickensian   107(1)    May 2011   [Refereed][Invited]

Books etc

 
Dickens in Japan: Bicentenary Essays
Toru Sasaki et al (Part:Joint Editor)
大阪教育図書   May 2013   
Charles Dickens in Context
SASAKI Toru (Part:Joint Work, Major Twentieth-Century Critical Responses; Modern Screen Adaptations)
Cambridge UP   2011   
Chesterton, Charles Dickens
SASAKI Toru (Part:Editor)
Wordsworth   2007   
Nineteenth Century Literature Criticisim Vol. 156
SASAKI Toru (Part:Joint Work, Ghosts in A Christmas Carol: a Japanese View)
Thomson Gale   Sep 2005   
Thomas Hardy: Texts and Contexts
SASAKI Toru (Part:Joint Work, A Laodicean as a Novel of Ingenuity)
Palgrave Macmillan   Nov 2002   
Oxford Reader's Companion to Hardy
SASAKI Toru (Part:Joint Work, Wilkie Collins; Far from the Madding Crowd; The Hand of Ethelberta)
Oxford UP   2000   
Wilkie Collins, Miss or Mrs?
SASAKI Toru (Part:Joint Editor)
Oxford UP   1999   
Mary Elizabeth Braddon, John Marchmont's Legacy
SASAKI Toru (Part:Joint Editor)
Oxford UP   1999   
Stanley Middleton at Eighty
SASAKI Toru (Part:Joint Work, After a Fashion: An Appreciation)
Five Leaves   Aug 1998   
Thomas Hardy, The Hand of Ethelberta
SASAKI Toru (Part:Editor)
Dent   1998   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Knowing and Not Knowing in Great Expectations [Invited]
SASAKI Toru
Dickens Fellowship London Branch Meeting   Aug 2014   
The Impact of the Blacking Factory [Invited]
International Dickens Fellowship Conference   10 Aug 2012   The International Dickens Fellowship
Edmund Wilson’s ‘The Two Scrooges’ Reconsidered [Invited]
SASAKI Toru
International Dickens Fellowship Conference   Jul 2006   
A Laodicean as a Novel of Ingenuity [Invited]
SASAKI Toru
International Thomas Hardy Conference   Jul 2000   
A Christmas Carol: A Japanese View [Invited]
SASAKI Toru
Birkbeck Dickens Day   Dec 1993   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Nineteenth-Century English Fiction