Akihiro Yamada

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Name
Akihiro Yamada
Affiliation
Shinshu University
Section
Faculty of Arts
Job title
Professor Emeritus
Degree
PhD(Shakespeare Institute, U of Birmingham)

Research Areas

 
 
  • Literature / Literature in English / 16th- and 17th-century English language and literature with special enphasis on Elizabethan and Jacobean drama, and analytical bibliography and textual criticism.

Academic & Professional Experience

 
May 1998
 - 
Mar 1999
Director, Meisei University Library
 
Apr 1988
 - 
Mar 1999
Professor, Meisei University (Faculty of Arts)
 
Apr 1988
   
 
Professor Emeritus, Shinshu University
 
Mar 1982
 - 
Jun 1982
Visiting Fellow (British Institutions), Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
 
Aug 1974
 - 
Oct 1976
British Council Fellow, Shakespeare Institute, University of Birmingham
 

Education

 
Aug 1974
 - 
Oct 1976
Shakespeare Institute, Birmingham University
 
Sep 1966
 - 
Jun 1967
English Department, University of Illinois
 
Jul 1959
 - 
Aug 1961
Shakespeare Institute, University of Birmingham
 
 
 - 
Mar 1952
English Department, Faculty of Letters, Nagoya University
 

Awards & Honors

 
Nov 1997
The 1997 Yushodo Gesner Award (Silver Prize), Yushodo
 
Apr 1981
The 1981 JSPS Prize (Fine Work Prize), Japan Society of Publishing Studies
 

Books etc

 
Experiencing Drama in the English Renaissance: Readers and Audiences
Akihiro Yamada
London/New York: Routledge   May 2017   
Facsimile edition of Shakespeare's First Folio in Meisei University Library, MR 774, with an introductory booklet in English and Japanese
Akihiro Yamada
Tokyo: Meisei University Press   Dec 2014   
Readers and Audiences in the Age of Shakespeare (written in Japanese)
Akihiro Yamada
[Nagoya: University of Nagoya Press]   2013   
Secrets of the Printed Page in the Age of Shakespeare
Akihiro Yamada
New York: AMS Press   2010   
Arcadia Restored: A Modern-Spelling Edition of MS. Egerton 1994, Folios 212-23 in the British Library
Akihiro Yamada (edited by)
New York: AMS Press   2010   
Stuart Court Masques: The Dawn of English Baroque (written in Japanese with a 30-page synopsis in English)
Akihiro Yamada
[Tokyo: Eihosha]   2004   
Peter Short: An Elizabethan Printer
Akihiro Yamada
Tsu, Mie: Mie University Press   2002   
Shakespeare Unmasked (written in Japanese)
Akihiro Yamada
[Tokyo: Nippon Books Center]   1998   
The First Folio of Shakespeare: A Transcript of Contemporary Marginalia in a Copy of the Kodama Memorial Library of Meisei University
Akihiro Yamada (edited by)
Tokyo: Yushodo Press   1998   
Thomas Creede: Printer to Shakespeare and His Contemporaries
Akihiro Yamada
Tokyo: Meisei University Press.   1994   
『Richard III』 (The Taishukan Shakespeare)
Akihiro Yamada (edited and annotated in Japanese by)
[Tokyo: Taishukan]   1987   
Audiences and Readers ー The Rise of the Elizabethan Drama and the Rise of the Stationers' Company of London (written in Japanese)
Akihiro Yamada
[Matsumoto: Faculty of Arts, Shinshu University]   Mar 1986   
Shakespeariana: Printing and the Book Trade in Shakespeare's Time (on microfish)
Akihiro Yamada (compiled by)
Oxford and New York: Pergamon, 1986 / Ann Arbor, MI: UMI, 1993.   1986   
Books and the Age of Shakespeare (written in Japanese)
Akihiro Yamada
[Tokyo: University of Tokyo Press]   1979   
George Chapman: The Widow's Tears. (The Revels Plays)
Akihiro Yamada (edited by)
London: Methuen.   1974   
Play-texts in the Age of Shakespeare and Biblio-textual Studies ― An Introduction (written in Japanese)
Akihiro Yamada
[Tokyo: Bunrishoin]   1969