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anthropologist , journalist

Takeaki Hori, Japanese journalist, anthropologist. Recipient Carlyle Green Bequest, Sydney University, 1974. Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association International, International House of Japan, Association Australian Studies, Tokyo Rotary Club, Foreign Corresponding Club (professional associate).

Background

Hori, Takeaki was born on July 31, 1940 in Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan. Son of Bukoh and Yuki (Hirabayashi) Hori.

Education

Bachelor of Laws, Keio University, Tokyo, 1964. Master of Arts, Keio University, Tokyo, 1966.

Career

Director Japan Trade Center, Sydney, Australia, 1972-1975. Senior advisor Australia-Japan Foundation, 1977-1981. Director World Exposition, Louisiana, 1984.

Associate professor Kwanto Gakuin University, Yokohama, 1986-1991. Vice president United States-Japan Foundation, New York City, since 1987. Board directors Social Engineering Inc., Tokyo, Institute Multi-Cultural Affairs, South Pacific Islands Fund, Tokyo.

Membership

Member Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists association International, International House of Japan, Association Australian Studies, Tokyo Rotary Club, Foreign Corresponding Club (professional associate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Scuba diving, tennis, decoy curving, entomology.

Connections

Married Junko Shimizu, November 8, 1979. 1 child, Mina Anne.

father:
Bukoh Hori

mother:
Yuki (Hirabayashi) Hori

spouse:
Junko Shimizu

child:
Mina Anne Hori