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history professor

William Wayne Farris, American history professor. Fulbright-Hayes fellowship, 1983-1984, fellowship, American Philosophical Society, 1986, Japan Foundation, 1991-1992, JUSEC Fulbright fellowship, 1999, since 2010. Member of Association Asian Studies.

Background

Farris, William Wayne was born on January 18, 1951 in East St. Louis, Illinois, United States. Son of William Lacy and Helen Medlin Farris.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Japanese History, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1981.

Career

Sen Soshitsu XV Distinguished professor, traditional Japanese culture and history University Hawaii, Honolulu, since 2004. Visiting professor Kyoto University, 1991—1992, Harvard University, 1998, Keio University, Tokyo, 2000, 03.

Works

Membership

Member of Association Asian Studies.

Connections

1 child William Nathaniel.

father:
William Lacy

mother:
Helen Medlin Farris

child:
William Nathaniel Farris