KATO Norihiro

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Name
KATO Norihiro
URL
http://www.f.waseda.jp/tenyo/
Affiliation
Waseda University
Section
Faculty of International Research and Education
Job title
Professor

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 1996
 - 
Mar 1997
Chercheur libre at Collège international de philosophie, Paris, France (1996/4/1~1997/3/31)
 
Apr 2010
 - 
Sep 2010
Visiting scholar at Institut Fur Tvaerkrutuell Og Regionale Studier in Copenhagen University, Denmark (2010/4/1~2010/9/16)
 
Sep 2010
 - 
Mar 2011
Exchange scholar at Interdisciplinary Humanities Center in the University of California at Santa Barbara, USA (2010/9/17~2011/3/31)
 

Misc

 
Goodbye Godzilla, Hello Kitty: The Origins and Meaning of Japanese Cuteness
Kato, Norihiro
American Interest   2(1) 72-79   2006
Japan and the Ancient Art of Shrugging
Norihiro Kato
New York Times   Aug. 21, 2010 WK9   2010
Send in the Clones
Norihiro Kato
American Interest   6(4) 90-97   2011

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Murakami Haruki: A Call for Academic Attention
Asian Studies Conference Japan   2011   
From Godzilla to Hello Kitty: Sanitizing the Uncanny in Postwar Japan
Lecture organized by the Interdisciplinary Humanities Center, UCSB   2011   
On Godzilla and Hello Kitty: Question and answer
Undergraduate seminar of Prof. Satoko Shimazaki at University of Colorado, Boulder   2011   
On the contemporary Japanese literature: Oe and Murakami
Graduate program seminar of Prof. Fei Kleegan at University of Colorado, Boulder   2011   
From Godzilla to Hello Kitty: Sanitizing the Uncanny in Postwar Japan
Conference organized by Center for Asian Studies and Department of East Asian Languages and Civilizations, University of Colodado, Boulder   2011   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Studies on Kaizan Nakazato's "Pass Daibosatu"
Cooperative Research
Project Year: 2010 - 2013
Inter-community studies
Cooperative Research
Project Year: 1992   
Study of intellectual history of postwar Japan
The Other Research Programs
Project Year: 1985   
Study of Literary criticism
The Other Research Programs
Project Year: 1980   
literary criticism
The Other Research Programs
Project Year: 1982