TANAKA Jun

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Name
TANAKA Jun
Affiliation
The University of Tokyo
Section
Graduate School of Arts and Sciences
Job title
Professor
Degree
Ph. D.(The University of Tokyo)
Twitter ID
tanajun009

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Research Theme
1. urban poetics
walter benjamin, aldo rossi, HATAKEYAMA Naoya, MORIYAMA Daido, KOMURA Settai, carlo ginzburg, symptmatic knowledge, abduction, c.s.peirce, analogical thinking, urban artifact, genius loci, morphology, neuronal aesthetics, bildwissenschaft, rite de passage, ecological psychology, HAGIWARA Sakutaro, nostalgia, stereoscope
Research Field: History of thought , Aesthetics/history of art , Literature of various countries/theories of literature criticism
(Individual) 2000- 2007 Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
2. symptomatic knowledge
abduction, c.s.peirce, analogical thinking, parataxis, neuronal aesthetics, carlo ginzburg
Research Field: General neuroscience , History of thought , Aesthetics/history of art
(Individual) 2009- 2011 Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research
3. aesthetization of politics
fascist aesthetics, hans jürgen syberberg, klaus theweleit, david bowie, thomas hobbes, carl schmitt, HASHIKAWA Bunzo, MISHIMA Yukio, OKA Michio, Männerbund, otto höfler, georges dumezil, roger caillois, comparative mythology, mies van der rohe, le corbusier, alvar aalto, giuseppe terragni, HORIGUCHI Sutemi, walter benjamin, corps politique
Research Field: History of thought , Aesthetics/history of art , Politics
(Individual) 1996- 2008 -
4. natural history of images
evolution, charles darwin, imagination, aby warburg, analogical thinking, ernst haeckel, photography, pathosformel, urban poetics
Research Field: History of thought , Aesthetics/history of art , Evolutionary biology
(Individual) 2003- 2010 -
5. interpretation of Aby Warburg's Bilderatlas Mnemosyne
aby warburg, mnemosyne, image-atlas
Research Field: History of thought , Aesthetics/history of art
(Collaboration in Japan) 2003- 2010 Grants and Funding

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Nov 2009
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Today
Professor, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo
 
Jan 2016
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Mar 2018
Vice President, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2014
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Mar 2015
Vice Dean, Graduate School & College of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2007
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Nov 2009
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo
 
Apr 2003
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Mar 2007
Assistant Professor, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The University of Tokyo
 

Awards & Honors

 
Jun 2010
Philipp Franz von Siebold-Preis, Alexander von Humboldt-Stiftung
 
Nov 2009
The 63rd Mainichi Publishing Culture Award, The Mainichi Newspapers Co.,Ltd.
 
Mar 2008
The 58th The Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology's Art Encouragement Prize for New Artists, The Minister of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology
 
Nov 2002
The 24th Suntory Prize for Social Sciences and Humanities, Suntory Foundation
 

Published Papers

 
TANAKA Jun
Art In Translation   4(4) 475-498   2012   [Refereed][Invited]
TANAKA Jun
Japan Forum   23(2) 273-285   2011   [Refereed]
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Journal of architecture and building science   125(1611) 38-39   Dec 2010
TANAKA Jun
The proceedings of the Foreign Language Sections, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, College of Arts and Sciences, the University of Tokyo   14 1-23   2010   [Refereed]
TANAKA Jun
Interdisciplinary cultural studies   14 141-169   2009   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
TANAKA Jun
東京大学出版会   Jul 2017   ISBN:9784130101325
Critchley Simon, 田中 純 (Part:Single Translation)
新曜社   Dec 2017   ISBN:9784788515543
MDRN (ed.): Time and Temporality in Literary Modernism (1900-1950).
TANAKA Jun (Part:Joint Work, Jun Tanaka: "Futuristic Archaism or Archaic Futurism: Gilbert Clavel's Vision of Time in Das Teleskop".)
Peeters   Aug 2016   ISBN:978-9042933651
Jun Tanaka: "Futuristic Archaism or Archaic Futurism: Gilbert Clavel's Vision of Time in Das Teleskop". In: MDRN (ed.): Time and Temporality in Literary Modernism (1900-1950). Leuven: Peeters, 2016, pp.285-296.
田中 純
羽鳥書店   Apr 2016   ISBN:9784904702604
David Ayers, Benedikt Hjartarson, Tomi Huttunen and Harri Veivo (eds.), Utopia. The Avant-Garde, Modernism and (Im)possible Life
TANAKA Jun (Part:Joint Work, Jun Tanaka, Dystopian Visions and Ideas of Death as A Transformation in Gilbert Clavel's An Institute for Suicide)
Walter de Gruyter   Dec 2015   ISBN:978-3-11-043478-1
Jun Tanaka, Dystopian Visions and Ideas of Death as A Transformation in Gilbert Clavel's An Institute for Suicide. In: David Ayers, Benedikt Hjartarson, Tomi Huttunen and Harri Veivo (eds.), Utopia. The Avant-Garde, Modernism and (Im)possible Life...

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Research Grants & Projects

 
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2009 - 2011    Investigator(s): Jun TANAKA
Through the comparative analysis of a symptomatic paradigm in the works of C. S. Peirce, S. Freud, G. Morelli, G. Bachelard, W. Benjamin, A. Warburg, Sh. Kuki and others, I could confirm that this paradigm functions as a heuristic method if it is ...
Ministry of Education, Culture, Sports, Science and Technology: Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(基盤研究(C))
Project Year: 2000 - 2002    Investigator(s): Jyun TANAKA
As for this research, the following results were gained about the the methodology of image and its memory in the 20th century.1.The cultural environment of Hamburg in the second half of the 19th century, where Aby Warburg who was the member of the...