OKAMOTO Yoshiko

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Name
OKAMOTO Yoshiko
Affiliation
International Christian University
Section
Institute of Asian Cultural Studies
Job title
Research Fellow
Degree
Ph.D.(International Christian University)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Sep 2016
 - 
Today
J. F. Oberlin University, Part-time Lecturer
 
Apr 2013
 - 
Today
Research Fellow, Institute of Asian Cultural Studies, International Christian University
 
1999
 - 
2003
Research Assistant, Social Science Research Institute,
 
 
   
 
International Christian University
 

Education

 
 
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1996
History of Modern Japanese Thought, Graduate School, Division of Comparative Culture, International Christian University
 
 
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2004
History of Modern Japanese Thought, Graduate School, Division of Comparative Culture, International Christian University
 
 
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1994
Cuiture, Faculty of Literature, Seikei University
 

Published Papers

 
D. T. Suzuki and Okakura Kakuzō: “Zen” and “Japanese Culture” as Spread in the West
OKAMOTO Yoshiko
Journal of Religious Studies   92(別巻) 84-85   Mar 2019
An Asian Religion Conference Imagined: Okakura Kakuzō, Oda Tokunō, Swami Vivekananda and Unwoven Religious Ties in Early Twentieth-Century Asia
OKAMOTO Yoshiko
Japanese Religions   41(1 & 2, Spring & Fall 2016) 1-24   [Refereed]
Okakura Kakuzo's Insight into China and the Toho Kyokai: His Journey to Late Qing China in 1893
OKAMOTO Yoshiko
LOTUS   34 81-97   Mar 2014   [Refereed]
Okakura Kakuzo and the Juggernaut of Modernity
OKAMOTO Yoshiko
International Christian University      Oct 2012
The Discovery of "Asia": Okakura Kakuzo in Colonial India
OKAMOTO Yoshiko
181-211   Jan 2012
Okakura Kakuzo and the Juggernaut of Modernity
   Oct 2012

Books etc

 
Trans-Pacific Relations: In the Late 19th and Early 20th Centuries: Culture, Commerce, and Religion
Martin Collcutt, De-min Tao and Jenine Heaton eds. (Part:Joint Work, “Okakura Kakuzo’s Cultural Appeal to America”)
Society for Cultural Interaction in East Asia, Research Institutes, Kansai University   Dec 2015   
The Decade of the Great War: Japan and the Wider World in the 1910s
Tosh Minohara, Tze-ki Hon, and Evan Dawley eds. (Part:Joint Work, “Buddhism and the Twenty-One Demands: The Politics behind the International Movement of Japanese Buddhists”)
Leiden: Brill   Jun 2014   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
“D. T. Suzuki and Okakura Kakuzo: ‘Zen’ and ‘Japanese Culture’ Spread in the West”
OKAMOTO, Yoshiko
The 77th Annual Conference of Japanese Association for Religious Studies   9 Sep 2018   
“A Dream of an Asian Religious Conference: Japan-India Cultural Interaction behind the Journey of Okakura Kakuzo, Oda Tokuno and Hori Shitoku to India”
OKAMOTO Yoshiko
23 Dec 2017   
Western Buddhists in Meiji Japan and Theosophy: The Case of William Sturgis Bigelow (1850-1926)
OKAMOTO Yoshiko
9 Dec 2017   
"Religious Ties Envisioned in Early 20th-Century Asia: Okakura Kakuzo, Oda Tokuno and an Asian Religion Conference"
OKAMOTO Yoshiko
AAS (Association for Asian Studies) in Asia Kyoto   25 Jun 2016   
“An Asian Religion Conference Imagined: Okakura Kakuzō, Oda Tokunō and Religious Ties in Early 20th-Century Asia”
OKAMOTO Yoshiko
Asian Buddhism: Plural Colonialisms and Plural Modernities Workshop #3– Kyoto, December 13, Ryukoku University   13 Dec 2014   
"Okakura Kakuzo's Encounter with India and the Intellectual Problems in the non-West at the Turn of the Twentieth Century"
OKAMOTO Yoshiko
Seminar: Buddhism and Theosophy in Modern Asia: Aspects of Modern Cultural Exchange between India and Japan   2 Nov 2013   
“The Discovery of Asia: Okakura Kakuzō in Colonial India”
OKAMOTO Yoshiko
The 4th International Academic Forum for the Next Generation at Kansai University   Dec 2011   
“A War in Defense of Culture: Okakura Kakuzo in America at the time of the Russo-Japanese War”
International American Studies Association 4th World Congress at FLTRP International Convention Center, Beijing   2009   
“Okakura Kakuzo’s Cultural Appeal in America”
International Conference: Trans-Pacific Relations: East Asia and the United States in the 19th and Early 20th Centuries, at Princeton University, NJ, USA   2006   
“Japanese Propaganda by Intellectuals during the Russo-Japanese War:The Case of Okakura Kakuzo (1862-1913) in the United States”
Asian Studies Conference Japan, at Sophia University, Tokyo   2005   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Okakura Kakuzo in the context of cultural nationalism
Project Year: 2004