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Shinji Watanabe

Shinji Watanabe, Japanese dean. Director Ithaca Intercultural Institute, Ithaca, New York, 1992-1994, St. Paul Intercultural Institute, St. Paul, 1995-2005. Member Japan Association of America Literature (editor), Japan Ezra Pound Association(president).

Background

  • Watanabe, Shinji was born on November 22, 1949 in Sapporo, Japan. Son of Shintaro and Isoji (Shibata) Watanabe.

  • Education

    • Bachelor, Tokyo University, 1974. Master of Arts, Tokyo University, 1977.

    Career

    • Assistant lecturer Ibaraki University, Mito, Japan, 1978-1979, lecturer Japan, 1979-1981, Tokyo Gakugei University, 1981-1983, associate professor, 1983-1991. Professor Rikkyo University, Tokyo, since 1991.

    Works

    • Author: Spell of a Bird, 1997, A Song From Wilderness, 1994, A Requiem for Marie, 1993. Editor, author: Literature America Capitalism, 1993.

    Membership

    Director Ithaca Intercultural Institute, Ithaca, New York, 1992-1994, St. Paul Intercultural Institute, St. Paul, 1995-2005. Member Japan Association of America Literature (editor), Japan Ezra Pound Association(president).

    Personality

    Interests

    Acupuncture, golf.

    Connections

    • Married Emiko Goda, May 25, 1975. 1 child, Sayako.
    • father: Shintaro Watanabe
    • mother: Isoji (Shibata) Watanabe
    • spouse: Emiko Goda
    • child: Sayako Watanabe
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    Born November 22, 1949
    (age 67)
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    • 1974
      Tokyo University
    • 1977
      Tokyo University
    • 1978 - 1979
      Assistant, lecturer Ibaraki University
      Mito, Ibaraki, Japan
    • 1981 - 1983
      Assistant, lecturer Ibaraki University
    • 1991
      professor, Rikkyo University
      Tokyo, Japan