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Waseda University
Faculty of Letters, Arts and Sciences School of Culture, Media and Society
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Academic & Professional Experience

Jan 2000
Mar 2002
- Jan.Mar.2002: Research Fellow of the Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS)
Apr 2002
Mar 2004
- Apr.Mar.2004: Academic Assistant, British Studies, Department of Area Studies, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, University of Tokyo
Apr 2004
Mar 2007
- Apr.Mar.2007: Lecturer, School of Letters, Arts and Sciences, Waseda University
Apr 2007
Mar 2012
- Apr.Mar.2012: Associate Professor, Faculty of Letters, Arts and Sciences, Waseda University
Apr 2012
- Apr.: Professor, Faculty of Letters, Arts and Sciences, Waseda University

Published Papers

'Creative Custodians: English Heritage's New Approach to Conserving English Heritage'
Aiko Watanabe
Japanese Journal of European Studies (Waseda University)   3 112-124   Mar 2015
渡辺 愛子
『女性史学』(女性史総合研究会)   24 67-70   Jul 2014
'The Politics of Exhibiting Fine Art in the Soviet Union: the British Council’s Activities 1955-1960'
Aiko Watanabe
The East Asian Journal of British History   4 61-90   Mar 2014
「イギリス文化政策にみられるEnglishness/Britishness 〜予備的考察〜」
渡辺 愛子
多元文化(早稲田大学多元文化学会紀要)   3 46-81   Feb 2014
「60年代ポップ革命 〜ビートルズとイギリス社会のヘゲモニックな関係〜」
渡辺 愛子
多元文化(早稲田大学多元文化学会紀要)   2 166-185   Mar 2013

Books etc

「イギリスの対外文化政策 〜冷戦、脱植民地化、そしてヨーロッパ〜」, 川端康雄ほか編 『愛と戦いのイギリス文化史 —1951年-2010年—』
渡辺 愛子
慶應義塾大学出版会   Sep 2011   ISBN:978-4-7664-1878-1
ジェームス・M・バーダマン/渡辺 愛子
中経出版   Mar 2008   ISBN:978-4-8061-2962-2
「メディアとプロパガンダ —戦争をめぐる大衆説得術の系譜—」, 武藤浩史ほか編 『愛と戦いのイギリス文化史 —1900年-1950年—』
渡辺 愛子
慶應義塾大学出版会   Feb 2007   ISBN:978-4-7664-1328-1
「権力崇拝の謎 —フーコーの権力論から読む『一九八四年』—」,日本オーウェル協会編 『オーウェル—二十世紀を超えて—』
渡辺 愛子
音羽書房鶴見書店   Mar 2002   ISBN:4-7553-0220-X
「人種と帝国意識 —ジョージ・オーウェルのビルマ文学再考—」,工藤昭雄編 『静かなる中心 —イギリス文学をよむ—』
渡辺 愛子
南雲堂   Mar 2001   ISBN:4-523-29267-1

Conference Activities & Talks

'A Grand Design for/by English Heritage: the Ideals, Processes and Touristic Impact of Restoring a Scheduled Ancient Monument'
2014 ISCAL (International Symposium on Culture, Arts and Literature, at ANA Crowne Plaza Hotel Grand Court Nagoya, Japan)   9 Sep 2014   
‘Purveying “British Art” abroad: the politics behind the British Council’s selection of art and visual culture shown behind the Iron Curtain’
Art and Politics in Britain   8 Nov 2011   
‘Assessing the impact of Britain’s cultural diplomacy with the USSR: Cultural sparring or significant engagement?’
Britain and the Culture of the Cold War (Conference at the Institute of Historical Research, Senate House, University of London, UK)   Sep 2003   

Research Grants & Projects

Theoretical and Empirical Approaches to Cultural Values Attached to British Culture as an 'Invented Tradition'
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2017
The purpose of this research was to explore what kinds of values were added to 'traditional' British culture, which has actually been invented, consumed and reproduced by modern society. In the case of restoring a Grade II listed, historic buildin...
Synthetic Studies on the National Identities of England / Britainin the Victorian Era and After
Project Year: Apr 2009 - Mar 2013
The study focused on the historical changes and diversification of the national identity of Britain (Englishness/Britishness) from the Victorian Era onwards (to be specific, from the end of the 18th century to the end of the 20th century). By adop...
‘A Survey Conducted on Cultural Exchanges between Japan and the United Kingdom’(Japan Foundation)
Project Year: 2003 - 2005
(Japanese Only)
Project Year: 2001 - 2003
An Analysis of British Cultural Strategies in Overseas Publicity and Their Accomplishments in the 20th Century
During the twentieth century, Britain's strategy for overseas publicity saw many changes, affected not only by international events, but also by domestic reaction to them. Above all, in the post-war period, the demise of the British Empire, the em...