Yumiko Sumitani

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Name
Yumiko Sumitani
Affiliation
Graduate School of Letters, Kobe College
Degree
Master of English Literature(Kobe College), Ph. D.(Kobe College)

Profile

I went to Kobe College to study English Literature and obtained BA and MA in 2003 and 2005, respectively. After I continued my study at Kobe College, I was awarded a Ph.D. in 2015. I am a scholar of the English novelist D. H. Lawrence and am teaching English and English Literature as a part-time lecturer.

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2016
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Today
Part-time lecturer, Hannan University
 
Oct 2015
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Today
Part-time lecturer, Osaka Gakuin University
 
Apr 2011
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Today
Part-time lecturer, Kobe College
 
Apr 2007
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Mar 2013
Part-time lecturer, Hyogo University of Health Sciences
 
Apr 2007
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Mar 2013
Part-time lecturer, Hannan University
 

Books etc

 
What is the Meaning of Literature Today?
Kobe College Translating Team (Editorially Supervised by Masako Hirai and Setsuko Wake)
Osaka Kyoiku Tosyo Publishing   Feb 2006   ISBN:4271113107
English-Japanese Translation of International Symposium at Kobe College.
Now, to Be!: Shiki's Haiku Moments for Us Today
The Haiku Translation Team (Editorially Supervised by Masako Hirai )
U-Time Publishing   Aug 2003   ISBN:4860100409
Japanese-English Translation of Gyouga-Manroku, a last diary by Shiki Masaoka

Published Papers

 
D. H. Lawrence's Confrontation of Eugenics: From Encounter with the Pre-Darwinian Theories
Yumiko Sumitani
Kobe College      Mar 2015   [Refereed]
The Contagious Disease: From Jude the Obscure to Sons and Lovers
Yumiko Sumitani
Hannan Ronsyu   48巻(2号) 11-18   Mar 2013   [Refereed]
D.H.Lawrence's Early Works Representing the Final Phase of Demographic Transition: Based on Thomas Robert Malthus's Population Theory
Yumiko Sumitani
The Edgewood Review   (37号) 21-34   Mar 2011
Birth Control in Lady Chatterley's Lover: D. H. Lawrence's Contradictory Response to Eugenics
Yumiko Sumitani
Japan D. H. Lawrence Studies   (19) 1-12   Mar 2009   [Refereed]
"The Way of Soul" in The Rainbow: The Significance of D. H. Lawrence's Referrence to Alfred Tennyson
Yumiko Sumitani
Japan D. H. Lawrence Studies   (17) 55-67   Mar 2007   [Refereed]
Evolution Theory in the Image of "an Infant": Alfred Tennys and D. H. Lawrence
Yumiko Sumitani
Studies in Science of Literary Art   (11) 17-29   Mar 2007   [Refereed]
The Problem of "An Individual" in Sons and Lovers by D. H. Lawrence: In Response to Herbert Spencer
Yumiko Sumitani
The 13th Conference of Korean-Japanese Aethetics Studies Society   66-74   Jul 2006
A Passion for Morality: Middlemarch by George Eliot and Education by Herbert Spencer
Yumiko Sumitani
The Edgewood Review   (32) 17-28   Mar 2006
D. H. Lawrence's Response to Herbert Spencer in Sons and Lovers
Yumiko Sumitani
Thesis for Master Degree      Mar 2005   [Refereed]

Book Review

 
Mar 2012
Japan D. H. Lawrence Studies (22) 58-51

【Book Reviewed】
Carl Krockel.
War Trauma and English Modernism: T. S. Eliot and D. H. Lawrence.
Palgrave Macmillan, 2011.
Mar 2009
Japan D. H. Lawrence Studies (20) 86-89

【Book Reviewed】
Earl Ingersoll, Viginia Hyde Ed.
Windows to the Sun: D. H. Lawrence's "Thought-Adventures"
Fairleigh Dickinson UP, 2009

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Yumiko Sumitani
13th International D. H. Lawrence Conference   23 Jun 2014   
The Flowering of Motherhood Culture in D.H.Lawrence's The Plumed Serpent
Yumiko Sumitani
12th International D.H.Lawrence Conference   Jun 2011   
The Diseases in Jude the Obscure and Sons and Lovers
Yumiko Sumitani
The 42nd Conference of the D.H.Lawrence Society of Japan   Jun 2011   
"Birth Contol" in Lady Chatterley's Lover
Yumiko Sumitani
The 39th Conference of the D. H. Lawrence Society of Japan   Jun 2008   
Evolution in the Image of "an Infant": Tennyson's In Memoriam and Lawrence's The Rainbow
Yumiko Sumitani
The 31st Kobe College English Literary Society   Nov 2006   
The Meaning of D. H. Lawrence's Reference to Alfred Tennyson in The Rainbow
Yumiko Sumiani
The 27th Workshop for The Society for Science of Literary Art   Jul 2006   
The Way of The Brangwens' Soul in The Rainbow by D. H. Lawrence: The Meaning of the Reference to Alfred Tennyson
Yumiko Sumitani
The 37th Conference of the D. H. Lawrence Society of Japn   Jun 2006   
The Problem of "An Individual" in Sons and Lovers by D. H. Lawrence: In Response to Herbert Spencer
Yumiko Sumitani
The 13th Conferernce of Korean-Japanese Aethetics Studies Society   Aug 2005   

Teaching Experience

 
 

Research Grants & Projects

 
Summer Program at Clare Hall, University of Cambridge
Kobe College: 文学研究科研究生の研修会参加補助
Project Year: Aug 2013 - Sep 2013    Investigator(s): Yumiko Sumitani
Summer Program at Clare Hall, University of Cambridge
Kobe College: 文学研究科研究生の研修会参加補助
Project Year: Aug 2012 - Sep 2012    Investigator(s): Yumiko Sumitani
Summer Program at Clare Hall, Univeristy of Cambridge
Kobe College: Private Research
Project Year: Jul 2004 - Sep 2004    Investigator(s): Yumiko Sumitani

Awards & Honors

 
Mar 2015
Academic Intensive English Program Summer 2015, Scholarship for UCLA Extension 2015, Ryugaku Journal