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Japanese literature educator

Haruo Shirane, Japanese literature educator. Fulbright fellow Department of Health, Education and Welfare, 1981, Japan Foundation fellow, 1980, senior fellow, 1987. Member Modern Language Association, Association for Asia Studies, Association Teachers of Japanese.

Background

Shirane, Haruo was born on September 16, 1951 in Tokyo. Came to the United States, 1953. Son of Gen and Sakae (Uchiyama) Shirane.

Education

Bachelor, Columbia College, 1974;Master of Arts, University of Michigan, 1977;Doctor of Philosophy, Columbia University, 1983.

Career

Instructor department East Asian Language and Cultures, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1982-1983;assistant professor, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, 1983-1986;assistant professor Department East Asian Langs. and Cultures, Columbia University, New York City, 1986-1989;associate professor, Columbia University, New York City, since 1989.

Works

Membership

Member Modern Language Association, Association for Asia Studies, Association Teachers of Japanese.

Connections

Married Tomi Suzuki; 1 child, Seiji.

father:
Gen Shirane

mother:
Sakae (Uchiyama) Shirane

spouse:
Tomi Suzuki

child:
Seiji Shirane