Doug Slaymaker

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  • Professor
  • Japan Studies
  • International Film Studies
  • International Studies
  • Japan Studies
  • Modern & Classical Languages Literatures & Cultures
1477 Patterson Office Tower (physical), 1055 Patterson Office Tower (mail)
Research Interests:

Ph.D., University of Washington, 1997


20th century Japanese literature and culture, especially fiction of early 20th century

Graduate Training
Ph.D., University of Washington
Selected Publications: 
  • Literary Mischief: Sakaguchi Ango, Culture, and the War  Edited by James Dorsey and Doug Slaymaker with translations by James Dorsey. Lanham MD: Lexington Books, 2010.
  • Yoko Tawada: Voices from Everywhere. Edited by Doug Slaymaker. Lanham MD: Lexington Books, 2007.
  • The Body in Postwar Fiction: Japanese Fiction after the War. New York: Routledge, 2004.
  • Confluences: Postwar Japan and France. Edited by Doug Slaymaker. Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Center for Japanese Studies, 2002.
  • One Hundred Years of Popular Culture in Japan. Edited by Doug Slaymaker. Lewiston, N.Y.: Edwin Mellen Press, 2000.
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