Sayaka Matsumoto

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Name
Sayaka Matsumoto
Nickname
syka
Affiliation
Fukui Prefectural University
Section
Center for Arts and Sciences
Job title
Full-time lecturer
Degree
Master of Letters(Kyoto University)
Research funding number
40733150
Twitter ID
@syk_matsumoto

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2014
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Today
Full-time lecturer, Center for Arts and Sciences, Fukui Prefectural University
 
Apr 2013
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Mar 2014
Postdoctoral Research Fellow (Host: Kansai University), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
 
Apr 2012
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Mar 2014
Adjunct lecturer, Shizuoka University
 
Apr 2012
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Mar 2014
Adjunct lecturer, Ritsumeikan University
 
Apr 2007
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Mar 2010
Research Fellow (DC1), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
 
Sep 1982
   
 
Born at Atami, Shizuoka
 

Education

 
Aug 2011
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Aug 2011
Advanced course, The 8th International Summer School in Manuscript Studies (The Árni Magnússon Institute of Icelandic Studies)
 
Sep 2009
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Feb 2012
MA in Medieval Icelandic Studies, University of Iceland,
 
Jul 2007
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Jul 2007
Summer Course in Modern Icelandic
 
Apr 2007
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Mar 2012
Dep. of European History (Ph.D. Candidate), Graduate School of Letters, Ph.D., Kyoto University
 
Apr 2005
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Mar 2007
Dep. of European History (Master of letters. Dissertation: "Farmers, Chieftains and the King in the Social change of 13th Century-Iceland: Reflection on Power in a Marginal Society of Europe" (in Japanese)), Graduate School of Letters, Master, Kyoto University
 

Books etc

 
Sayaka Matsumoto (Part:Contributor)
丸善出版   Oct 2017   ISBN:4621301713
An Anthology of 65 Chapters to Know about Iceland, Greenland and the Arctic
Sayaka Matsumoto (Part:Contributor, chs. 10, 13, 48, column 3, column 10)
Akashi shoten   Mar 2016   ISBN:4750343080
Conflict, Order and Communication in Medieval and Early Modern Europe
Oct 2015   ISBN:4623072789
Teruo Shiba and Toshiaki Tamaki (eds.), The Commercial World of the North and Baltic Seas (in Japanese)
Sayaka MATSUMOTO (Part:Contributor, Vaðmál and women: Commerce and trade in Medieval Iceland, pp. 149-182.)
Yushokan   May 2015   ISBN:4865820035
Sayaka Matsumoto (Part:Contributor, Anglo-Saxon England)
Maruzen Publishing   Nov 2014   ISBN:4621088645
Sayaka Matsumoto (Part:Contributor, "Ch.3: Medieval Iceland in the North Atlantic Trade Networks", pp.69-93 (in Japanese))
Seibundo Pub.: Osaka   Dec 2010   ISBN:4792409330

Published Papers

 
Sayaka Matsumoto
International Institute of Language and Culture Studies, Ritsumeikan University   31(1) 189-202   Jul 2019   [Invited]
Feuding and Kingship in 13th-Century Iceland: A Case of Medieval State Formation
Sayaka Matsumoto
The Proceedings of the Japanese–Korean Joint Conference on Western History in Kyoto (15-16 December 2013, Kyoto University)   19-33   Mar 2014
Sayaka Matsumoto
M.A. thesis, University of Iceland   73p.   Jan 2012
Sayaka Matsumoto
The Bulletin of the Society for Icelandic Studies of Japan   30 1-22   May 2011   [Refereed]
Farmer's consensus and its relation to Norwegian kingship in 13th-century Iceland as seen from tribute paying processes (in Japanese)
Sayaka Matsumoto
HOKUOSHI KENKYU: A Journal for the Association for Balto-Scandinavian Studies   26 1-14   Sep 2009   [Refereed]

Misc

 
Book Review: Ármann Jakobsson & Sverrir Jakobsson (eds.), The Routledge Research Companion to the Medieval Icelandic Sagas, London & New York, Routledge, 2017, 364p., £148.00.
Sayaka Matsumoto
(10) 242-243   Dec 2018
Comments on The Symposium on issues facing young researchers 2017 at the Japanese Historical Council: "How we foster successors in history?"
Sayaka Matsumoto
Gender History   (13) 140-141   Oct 2017
Sayaka MATSUMOTO, Masao FUJII, Motoki MURAKAMI
SHIRIN   93(5) 98-106   Sep 2010
Book Reviw: Patricia Pires Boulhosa, Icelanders and the Kings of Norway: Mediaeval Sagas and Legal Texts (The Northern World 17), Leiden; Boston: Brill, 2005, xv+256 p. (in Japanese)
Sayaka Matsumoto
HOKUOSHI KENKYU: A Journal for the Association for Balto-Scandinavian Studies   24 172-176   Aug 2007

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Sayaka Matsumoto
Magnað Manga - Conference on Manga studies   16 Aug 2018   
Sayaka Matsumoto
The 17th International Saga Conference   15 Aug 2018   
Sayaka Matsumoto
Book Review Symposium: Japanese Translation of Philippe Dollinger, La Hanse (XII-XVIIe siècle), Paris 1988   21 Jul 2018   
Sayaka Matsumoto
Lecture Series – Storyboards: Borderlands   2 May 2018   IRTG “Baltic Borderlands"
þegn/þegngildi in the Norwegian-Icelandic medieval laws
Sayaka Matsumoto
3 Dec 2016   
Sayaka Matsumoto
The 66th Annual Conference of the Japanese Society for Western History   21 May 2016   
Sayaka Matsumoto
Japan Society of English for Research (J-SER): The Kickoff Conference   23 May 2015   
Feuding and Kingship in 13th-Century Iceland: A Case of Medieval State Formation
Sayaka Matsumoto
The Japanese–Korean Joint Conference on Western History in Kyoto   15 Dec 2013   
Sayaka Matsumoto
International Workshop: Old Icelandic Text in Medieval Northern Europe   25 Nov 2013   
Sayaka Matsumoto
Medieval Association of the Pacific, Annual Conference   22 Mar 2013   
Iceland was settled in the period c.870-930 and kept its ‘independent’ status until 1262-1264, when the country came under the rule of a Norwegian king. The Icelandic Free State (c.930-1262) is well known as a model of a feuding society, due to it...

Teaching Experience

 
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
Japan Society for the The Promotion of Science: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research: Challenging Research (Exploratory)
Project Year: 2017 - 2018    Investigator(s): Tsukusu Itó
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Fellows
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2014    Investigator(s): Sayaka Matsumoto
The Foundation Myth of Iceland: Kingship and Local Identity in the Middle Ages
Scandinavia-Japan Sasakawa Foundation: Research grant
Project Year: Sep 2011 - Dec 2011    Investigator(s): Sayaka Matsumoto
The Konosuke Matsushita Memorial Foundation: Research Grant
Project Year: 2010 - 2011    Investigator(s): Sayaka Matsumoto
The Icelandic Ministry of Education, Science and Cultural Studies: Scholarship in Medieval Icelandic Studies
Project Year: 2010 - 2011    Investigator(s): Sayaka Matsumoto

Social Contribution

 
[Media coverage cooperation]  Kodansha  Miracle Planet 15  Feb 2017
[Lecturer]  Open college at Fukui Prefectural University  Kendai World Tour  11 Nov 2014
[Lecturer]  sayaka917  18 Jan 2014
[Lecturer]  Atami City Library  Autumn Seminar at Atami City Library  Sep 2010