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Shinji Watanabe

dean

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

  • Spell of a Bird
  • 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).

Interests

  • Other 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