NABAE Hitomi

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NABAE Hitomi
Kobe City University of Foreign Studies
Faculty of Foreign Studies Department of English Studies
Research funding number

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 1992
Professor, Department of Anglo-American Studies, Kobe City University of Foreign Studies
Apr 1987
Mar 1992
Lecturer (full-time), Department of English Literature, Shinwa Women's College


Apr 1998
May 2000
Humanities, Stanford University

Committee Memberships

Jan 2019
Dec 2019
Henry James Society  Editorial Committee

Awards & Honors

Mar 2005
Travel Grant for International Participants, Association of Comparative Literature, USA
Apr 2003
Travel Grant (for International Conferences), Society of English Literature of Japan
Oct 1991
Award for Young Scholars, Society of American Literature of Japan
Sep 1990
Graduate Full Grant, Fulbright

Published Papers

Modern Allegory in Wartime: Men in Lafcadio Hearn’s Japanese Stories
NABAE Hitomi
神戸市外国語大学研究会『神戸外大論叢』第69号   69(1) 47-65   2018   [Refereed]
“Experiment and Experience: Trans-Cultural and Trans-national Legacies of Black Mountain College. An Interview with Douglas Kinsey,”
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Forum: Black Mountain College: Revisiting Projections, 60 Years After. Rivista di Studi American.   28 140-152   2017   [Refereed]
“The Absent and Disinterested Other: Henry James’s Experimental First Person Narrative in ‘The Ghostly Rental’ (1876).”
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The Litteraria Copernicana   1(21) 21-35   2017   [Refereed]
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神戸市外国語大学外国学研究 = Annals of foreign studies   88    Mar 2015
“Lafcadio Hearn's ‘Ghostly’ Narrative: Translation and Re-telling in ‘Yuki-Onna.’”
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47(5) 85-93   2015   [Refereed]
難波江 仁美
神戸市外国語大学研究叢書 = Monograph series in Foreign studies   (54) 1-237   Mar 2014
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神戸市外国語大学外国学研究   88 63-78   2014
“Creolization in Lafcadio Hearn’s New Orleans and Martinique Writings.”
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Oceans Apart: In Search of New Wor(l)ds - RIAS   7(1) 131-150   2014   [Refereed]
難波江 仁美
神戸市外国語大学外国学研究   81 35-53   2011
“‘The American Girl’ and ‘the American Mothering’ in The Age of Innocence.” [“Commentary Paper in Response to Prof. Keiko Arai’s ‘Turn-of-the-Century Empire-Building and the Icon of the American Girl—Edith Wharton’s Critique of Americanness in The Age of
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Proceedings, NASSS, Nanzan Review of American Studies   33 251-258   2011   [Refereed][Invited]


Ekkyo, Ido, Tenpuku--Mienai Rikigaku (Review of Hyoi-suru Eigoken Tekusuto
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Shukan-Dokusho-Jin (Weeklly Book Review)      Oct 2018
“Japanese Contributions, 2015-2016
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American Literary Scholarship.   19-34   Sep 2018   [Invited]
“Japanese Contributions, 2013-2014.”
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American Literary Scholarship   462-480   2016   [Invited]
“Japanese Contributions, 2011-2012.”
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American Literary Scholarship: An Annual 2012.      2014   [Invited]

Books etc

"Translation and Globalization: Henry James Studies in Japan", Cambridge Scholar
NABAE Hitomi (Part:Joint Work)
Cambridge Scholar   2019   
"Traveling Curios in a Playful Spirit: Henry James’s American Museum," Hery James’s Travel. Ed. Miroslaca Buchholts
NABAE Hitomi (Part:Joint Work)
Routledge   Dec 2018   
里見 繁美, 中村 善雄, 難波江 仁美
英宝社   2016   ISBN:9784269740358
James Henry, Gunter Susan E., 別府 恵子, 難波江 仁美
大阪教育図書   2014   ISBN:9784271310259
難波江 仁美
神戸市外国語大学外国語研究所   2014   

Conference Activities & Talks

Creating a Home Theater: Voice and Intimacy in Henry James
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Henry James Society; 8th International Conferene, Trieste, Italy   4 Jul 2019   
Speak Hands!--James's Dumb Show in _The Portrait of a Lady_ (1881)
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The 30th Annual Conference of American Literature Association at Boston   24 May 2019   
What James Knew about Anger in American Women: on his early fiction [Invited]
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Nathaniel Hawthorne Society Japan, Kansai Branch   17 Mar 2019   
“Experiment and Experience: Black Mountain College and Japenese Mingei Undo (Folk-Art Movement) [Invited]
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28 Sep 2017   
Panel: Asian Anxiety: Roundtable. “The Age of Anxiety and Henry James Studies in Japan” [Invited]
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“Jamesian Cultural Anxiety in the East and in the West: the 7th International Conference of the Henry James Society   8 Jul 2017   

Research Grants & Projects

Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants in Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2019
Lafcadio Hearn and the "Transnational": Journalism, Translation, and Art
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grants in Aid for Scientific Research
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2015    Investigator(s): NABAE Hitomi


Mar 2014   _Dear Munificent Friends: Henry James's Letters to Four Women
2003   "Forward" and "Introduction," Nunobiki no Taki no Uta by David Farrah
Translation of "Forward" and "Introduction" to _Nunobiki no Taki no Uta_, a book of translated poetry by David Farrah.