IKOMA, Natsumi

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Name
IKOMA, Natsumi
Affiliation
International Christian University
Section
College of Liberal Arts Division of Arts and Sciences
Job title
Professor
Degree
Ph.D.(Durham University)
Research funding number
60365525
ORCID ID
https://orcid.org/0000-0001-5713-7209

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
 
   
 
Division of Arts and Sciences, College of Liberal Arts ID Majors Major: Gender and Sexuality Studies
 
 
   
 
Graduate School, School of Arts and Sciences Doctoral Course, Ph. D. Program
 
 
   
 
Graduate School, School of Arts and Sciences Master's Course, Comparative Culture Program
 
Apr 2014
 - 
Aug 2017
Centre for Gender Studies Director
 
Sep 2010
 - 
Mar 2012
Chair, Dept. of Literary Studies, International Christian University
 

Education

 
Oct 1998
 - 
Sep 2001
English Studies, Arts and Humanities Faculty, University of Durham
 
Apr 1997
 - 
Mar 2003
English Literature and Language, Graduate School, Division of Letters, Kyoto University
 
Oct 1995
 - 
Sep 1996
Contemporary Literary Studies, Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Lancaster University
 
Apr 1994
 - 
Mar 1997
English Literature and Language, Graduate School, Division of Letters, Kyoto University
 
Apr 1989
 - 
Mar 1994
English Language and Literature, Faculty of Literature, The University of Tokyo
 

Committee Memberships

 
2017
   
 
Angela Carter Society  Advisory Board Member
 
Mar 2015
 - 
May 2017
ELSJ
 

Published Papers

 
Gender and modernization in Japan: An Analysis of Tayama Katai's The Quilt
Ikoma, Natsumi
Gender and Sexuality, Journal of the Center for Gender Studies, ICU   (7) 5-36   Mar 2012
The Proustian Mystery of the Black Swan in Angela Carter's The Infernal Desire Machines of Doctor Hoffman
Ikoma, Natsumi
Contemporary Women's Writing   2(2) pp. 155-173   Dec 2008
Impossible Love: Angela Carter and Her Analysis of the Sixties
Ikoma, Natsumi
Studies in English Literature   (47) pp. 143-159   Mar 2006
Gender Masquerade: Reflections on Irezumi
Ikoma, Natsumi
Asian Cultural Studies   31 pp. 27-42   Mar 2005

Misc

 
"Encounter with the Mirror of the Other: Angela Carter and Her Personal Connection with Japan"
Angelaki: Journal of the Theoretical Humanities   22 77-92   Mar 2017   [Refereed]
"Wolves and Witches: Sexual Outcasts in Angela Carter’s Fairy Tales"
Gender and Sexuality, Journal of Center for Gender Studies   12 9-26   Mar 2017   [Invited]
"Pleasure of Archive Research"
62 72-76   Nov 2016   [Refereed][Invited]
"Healthy" Family and Child Rearing
   Sep 2016   [Refereed][Invited]
Why do Japanese Ghosts have No Legs? ? Sexualized Female Ghosts and the Fear of Sexuality
Ikoma, Natsumi
Dark Reflections, Monstrous Reflections: Essays on the Monster in Culture   pp.189-200   2008

Books etc

 
Seduced by Japan: A Memoir of the Days Spent with Angela Carter with "Her Side of the Story" written by Natsumi Ikoma
Sozo Araki (Part:Single Translation)
英宝社   Nov 2017   
Women Writing Across Cultures: Present, Past, Future
◎Pelagia Goulimari, Natsumi Ikoma, et. al. (Part:Contributor, Chapter 6)
Routledge   Nov 2017   
The Horrid Looking Glass:Reflections on Monstrocity
Ikoma, Natsumi, Ed by Paul L. Yoder and Peter Mario Kreuter (Part:Joint Work, 139-150)
Interdisciplinary Press   Dec 2011   ISBN:978-1904710-15-8

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Call for Feminist Solidarity and Mutual Empowerment [Invited]
10th LiberLit Conference Japan   1 Jun 2019   
Dolls and Humans
Workshop: Angela Carter and Dolls   13 Mar 2019   Natsumi Ikoma
Arrogance of Tolerance: Narrative of Diversity [Invited]
23 Nov 2018   
"From Orientalist Detachment to Feminist Involvement: Angela Carter's Narrative Transition"
Symposium: Angela Carter and Japan   30 Jun 2018   Natsumi Ikoma and Stephen Benson
“Angela Carter: Performance, Performativity, Theatricality” [Invited]
MA course in Literary Studies   19 Apr 2018   Prof Vanessa Joosen

Teaching Experience

 
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
Japan as Doll Factory: Narrative of Posthuman / Postwoman in, and about Japan
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Today
Influence of Japan and Gender Performativity in the Works of Angela Carter
JSPS: Fund for the Promotion of Joint International Research, Fostering Joint International Research
Project Year: 2017 - Mar 2018
Gender Performativity in the Works of Angela Carter
JSPS KAKENHI Grant-in-Aid: 
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2016