Name

TAKAI, Shiho

Official Title

Assistant Professor

Affiliation

(School of Culture, Media and Society)

Sub-affiliation

Affiliated Institutes

ジェンダー研究所

研究所員 2018-

On-campus Research System

Special Research Project

Creating Cultural Icons:Adapting Classical Tales in Early Modern Popular Literature and Theater

2017

Research Results Outline: p { margin-bottom: 0.1in; line-height: 120%; }This project is to conduc p { margin-bottom: 0.1in; line-height: 120%; }This project is to conduct research on how heroines of medievalsetsuwa ane... p { margin-bottom: 0.1in; line-height: 120%; }This project is to conduct research on how heroines of medievalsetsuwa anecdotes were adapted into early modern populartheater and other popular genres. I mainly focus on demonic womendepicted in anecdotes and how magical elements in the tales ofreligious miracles are rewritten into stories addressing tragicsacrifices in the human world. The result of my research waspresented as “Rewriting Magic and Miracles in the Human World:Adaptations of Medieval Buddhist Tales in Early Modern Jōruri PuppetTheater” at The American Association of Teachers of Japanese 2018Annual Spring Conference on March 22, 2018 in Washington D.C., USA. p { margin-bottom: 0.1in; line-height: 120%; }

Lecture Course

Course TitleSchoolYearTerm
Required Core Seminar (JCulP) 1School of Culture, Media and Society2019spring quarter
Core Lecture 1School of Culture, Media and Society2019spring semester
Core Lecture 2(RE)School of Culture, Media and Society2019fall semester
Forgotten Histories of Japan and the WorldSchool of Culture, Media and Society2019spring semester
Forgotten Histories of Japan and the WorldSchool of Humanities and Social Sciences2019spring semester
Ghosts and the Supernatural in Japanese Culture (TCS Advanced Seminar)School of Culture, Media and Society2019fall quarter
Adaptations of Classical Japanese Literature (TCS Advanced Seminar)School of Culture, Media and Society2019winter quarter
Japan's Living Theater (TCS Advanced Seminar)School of Culture, Media and Society2019spring quarter
Seminar on Performing Arts Culture in Japan (Spring)School of Culture, Media and Society2019spring quarter
Seminar on Performing Arts Culture in Japan (Fall)School of Culture, Media and Society2019fall semester
Intensive Studies 9 (Survey of Japanese Literature 1)School of Culture, Media and Society2019fall quarter
Intensive Studies 9 (Survey of Japanese Literature 1)School of Humanities and Social Sciences2019fall quarter
Intensive Studies 19 (Introduction to Japanese Visual and Performing Arts 2)School of Culture, Media and Society2019winter quarter
Intensive Studies 19 (Introduction to Japanese Visual and Performing Arts 2)School of Humanities and Social Sciences2019winter quarter
Intensive Studies 51 (Seminar: Topics in Japanese Literature 1)School of Culture, Media and Society2019spring quarter
Intensive Studies 51 (Seminar: Topics in Japanese Literature 1)School of Humanities and Social Sciences2019spring quarter
Intensive Studies 56 (Seminar: East Asian Cultures in Global Perspective 3)School of Culture, Media and Society2019fall quarter
Intensive Studies 56 (Seminar: East Asian Cultures in Global Perspective 3)School of Humanities and Social Sciences2019fall quarter
Intensive Studies 9 (Survey of Japanese Literature 1)Graduate School of Letters, Arts and Sciences2019fall quarter
Intensive Studies 19 (Introduction to Japanese Visual and Performing Arts 2)Graduate School of Letters, Arts and Sciences2019winter quarter
Intensive Studies 51 (Seminar: Topics in Japanese Literature 1)Graduate School of Letters, Arts and Sciences2019spring quarter
Intensive Studies 56 (Seminar: East Asian Cultures in Global Perspective 3)Graduate School of Letters, Arts and Sciences2019fall quarter
Global Japanese Literary and Cultural Studies 1Graduate School of Letters, Arts and Sciences2019spring semester
Global Japanese Literary and Cultural Studies 2Graduate School of Letters, Arts and Sciences2019fall semester
Thinking about Gender 1Global Education Center2019fall quarter
Appreciation and understanding of theatre (advanced)Global Education Center2019an intensive course(fall)