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researcher , American studies educator

Tatsushi Narita, American studies educator, researcher. Grantee, Ministry Education and Science, Tokyo, 1995, School Humanities and Social Science, Nagoya City University, 1998; travel grantee, Ministry Education and Science, Tokyo, 1993.


Narita, Tatsushi was born on March 9, 1942 in Nagoya, Japan. Son of Seiji and Fukuko (Oh-hashi) Narita.


Bachelor, Nanzan University, Nagoya, 1964. Master of Arts, Sophia University, Tokyo, 1967.


Lecturer Nagoya Gakuin University, Seto, Japan, 1967—1968, assistant professor, 1968—1973. Assistant professor Faculty General Education Nagoya City University, 1973—1975, associate professor, 1975—1991, professor, 1991—1996, professor School Humanities and Social Science, 1996—2003, professor Graduate School Humanities and Social Sciences, since 2003. Visiting scholar Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1982—1983, 1984, 1986—1987, 1990, 97, Cambridge University, England, 1983, University Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 1992.


  • Other Work

    • Author (oringinally in Japanese): A Study of Thomas Stearns Eliot: Perspectives from Comparative Culture, 1996. Author: Thomas Stearns Eliot and Cross-Cultural Interactions: His Early American Years, 1999. Author: (originally in Japanese) American Cultural Studies: An Attempt, 2002.

      Editor: Modern English Literature and Comparative Literature: A Development and Study of Computer-Assisted Cross-Culturality Training Software: A Report for the Grant for Science and Research from the Ministry of Education, 1999, Literature and Cross-Culturality, 1999. Contributor articles to books and jours.


Member of Modern Language Association, Japan English Literature Society, Japan Association American Literature, Japan Association American Studies, British Association American Studies, American Studies Association, Japan Christian Literature Association (co-audit accountant since 2001), International American Studies Association (at-large, executive council since 2002, co-chair committee membership, finance and development since 2005, co-convenor working group Asia/Pacific/Americans since 2005), Nagoya Comparative Culture Forum (founding president since 2001).


  • Other Interests

    Haiku, painting, music, skiing, golf.


Married Yasuko Kunieda, December 20, 1987.

Seiji Narita

Fukuko (Oh-hashi) Narita

Yasuko Kunieda