University of Tsukuba (Japan)
HIRAISHI Noriko is Associate Professor of comparative literature at the University of Tsukuba, Japan. She received her Ph.D. from the University of Tokyo. Her major research interest has been the aspects of Modernization and Exoticism from the perspective of female representations. In addition to her ongoing interest in European fin-de-siècle literature and modern Japanese literature, her current research includes studies of expansion and transformation of a culture through translation and adaptation.
Participation in MUTUAL IMAGES RESEARCH ASSOCIATION events
MUTUAL IMAGES 5th International Workshop (2017):
" “Chinese(-ish) Girls” in Japanese Pop-Texts: from Tomboy to Confident Queen"