East Asian Modernism Studies Project:
Workshop at Kyushu University

Date: July 12-15, 2019
Venue: Kyushu University Nishijin Plaza, Fukuoka City
Topic: Sharing the Current Agendas on East Asian Modernism Studies
  • Abstract
  • Research guide


12th Fri.
13th Sat.
10:00-17:30 Tsuyoshi Namigata (Kyushu University)
Morning Session: Special Lecture
10:30-11:30: “Global? Transnational? Or Planetary? Locating East Asian Modernism in New Modernism Stuidies” (Faye Yuan Kleeman University of Colorado at Boulder)
Afternoon Session: Chinese Modernism Studies and Taiwanese Modernism Studies
13:00-13:20: “A research on Modernist Movement in China from the Perspective of Xiandai” (Zheng Li, Fudan University)
13:20-13:40: “Chinese Modernism Studies in Japan”(Takuya Shiroyama, Ritsumeikan University)
13:40-14:00: “Reception of Shinkankakuha by Taiwanese Intellectuals during the Japanese Occupation” (Hui-Zhen Xie, Wenzao Ursuline University of Languages)
14:00-15:00: Discussion
15:30-15:50: “The Excavation of Modernist Poets in Tainan”(Kazushige Ohigashi, Kwansei Gakuin University)
15:50-16:10: “On the Colorfulness of Surrealist Poetry in Taiwan”(Yi- Chen Lai, Soochow University)
16:10-16:30: “Irish Literature and the Establishment of Modern Taiwanese Literature in 1930s” (Peichen Wu, National Chiengchi University)
16:30-17:30: Discussion
14th Sun.
Morning Session: Special Lecture
9:30-10:30: “Cinema and the Study of Japanese Modernity in North America”(Aaron Gerow, Yale University)
10:30-11:30: “Mid-century Modernism, Decolonization and the Literature of the Korean Peninsula” (Janet Poole, University of Toronto)*Read by Namigata
Afternoon Session: Japanese Modernism Studies and Korean Modernism Studies
13:00-13:20: “From Advertising Photography to War Photography: The Trajectory of the Modernist Photographer Kiyoshi KOISHI” (Teruhiko Matsumi, Nagoya University of Arts)
13:20-13:40: “The Future of the Studies on the Japanese Modernist Poetry”(Natsuki Okawachi, Kyushu Kokusai University)
13:40-14:00: Japanese Modernism Literature Research in Korea”(Te-Gyung Kim, Gachon University)
14:00-15:00: Discussion
15:30-15:50: “Modernism and Surrealism in Korea from 1930s to 1940s” (Jinhee Kim, Ewha Womans University)
15:50-16:10: “Literature as a Mirror: A Study on Korean Modern Literature and Discourse on East Asia” (Ye Rhee Kim, Kangwon National University)
16:10-16:30: “About Alternative Modernism of the East Asia”(Masato Sano, Tohoku University)
16:30-17:30: Discussion
15th Mon.
Meetings for Collaborative Research, or Research Field Works in Fukuoka City.