Dr Angela Coutts

Core Researcher
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Areas of Expertise
  • Modern and contemporary Japanese literature
  • Radical literary journals of the inter-war years
  • Creativity and female identity

BA (English) Royal Holloway, London; MA, PhD (Japanese Studies) Sheffield.   

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List of Major Publications

  • Gender and Literary Production in Modern Japan: The Role of Female-Run Journals in Promoting Writing by Women in the Inter-War Years, Signs, 32 (1), 2006,167-195.
  • Meshi by Hayashi Fumiko: Using the domestic to explore gendered concepts of national identity. National Identities 7 (2), 2005, 33-149.
  • Self-constructed Exoticism: Gender and Nation in Hōrōki by Hayashi Fumiko. Culture, Theory and Critique 45 (2), 2004, 113-131.
  • The gendering of Japanese literature: the influence of English-language translation on the concept of canon in the West. Japan Forum 14 (1), 2002, 103-125.