Toshifumi Miyawaki

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Toshifumi Miyawaki
Seikei University
Faculty of Economics, Department of Economics and Business
Job title
Specially Appointed Professor

Research Interests


Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Jan 2008
Aug 2008
Visiting Scholar, Dept. of East Asian Languages and Literatures, University of Minnesota
Sep 2007
Dec 2007
Visiting Professor, Dept. of East Asian Languages and Literatures, University of Minnesota
Apr 1994
Mar 1996
Visiting Scholar, Department of English, Brown University

Published Papers

“St. Paul in Fitzgerald”
Toshifumi Miyawaki
(No. 9) 187-199   Dec 1983   [Refereed]


“Invisible Boundaries”: Review of Underground and Sputnik Sweetheart by Haruki Murakami
Toshifumi Miyawaki
   Mar 2002   [Invited]
“It Don’t Mean a Thing, If It Ain’t Got That Swing: An Interview with Haruki Murakami”
Toshifumi Miyawaki
The Review of Contemporary Fiction      2002   [Invited]
“Haruki Murakami” in St. James Guide to Science Fiction Writers.
Toshifumi Miyawaki
St. James Guide to Science Fiction Writers      1996   [Invited]

Books etc

Listen to Haruki murakami with Your Heart: Searching for a Coincidence like a Miracle
Toshifumi Miyawaki
Seidosha   Apr 2017   
F. Scott Fitzgerald in the 21st Century: Centennial Essays
Toshifumi Miyawaki (Part:Contributor, “A Writer for Myself—F. Scott Fitzgerald and Haruki Murakami”)
University of Alabama Press   May 2003   

Conference Activities & Talks

Minnesota Winter in Fitzgerald’s Literary Imagination
Toshifumi Miyawaki
14th International F. Scott Fitzgerald Conference   27 Jun 2017   
“Jazz, America and the Writings of Murakami Haruki”
Toshifumi Miyawaki
Aug 2001   
“The Writer for a Writer: Scott Fitzgerald and Haruki Murakami”
Toshifumi Miyawaki
F. Scott Fitzgerald Centennial Conference   Sep 1996