Yukata

Jeremy Robinson

Associate Professor of Japanese
Japanese Language Coordinator

Department of Modern Languages and Literatures
East Asian Studies Program

Grand Valley State University




On Sabbatical Winter Semester 2015

 


 

2015 Faculty-led Study Abroad Trip to Japan

Japanese Theatre
and Food Culture
in Tokyo and Osaka

 


Recently Taught Courses
Click on the course title to go to last year's website for each course.
Note that syllabi may change substantially from year to year.

 

Japanese Language Courses

JPN 101
Elementary
Japanese 1

JPN 102
Elementary
Japanese II

JPN 201
Intermediate
Japanese I

JPN 202
Intermediate
Japanese II

JPN 301
Advanced-Intermediate
Japanese I

JPN 302
Advanced-Intermediate
Japanese II

Japanese Culture and Civilization Sequence

JPN/EAS 321
Premodern
Japanese
Culture & Civilization

JPN/EAS 322
Early Modern Japanese
Culture & Civilization

JPN/EAS 323
Modern Japanese
Culture & Civilization

Japanese Literature/Culture Courses

JPN 380 (Fall '11)
Masterpieces of
Japanese Literature

JPN/EAS 380 (Fall '12)
The Japanese
Supernatural

JPN/EAS 380 (Fall '13)
Text and Image in
Japanese Literature

East Asian Studies and Honors Courses

EAS 201
East Asia in the Contemporary World

EAS 301
Masterpieces of East
Asian Literature

HNR 280
Focus on Asia

 

 


Research Interests

• Premodern Japanese poetry and poetic theory • Traditional Japanese Theatre
• Adaptation of works in different genres/media • Japanese humor
• Premodern hybrid text/image works • Japanese folklore and the supernatural

• BA in Japanese Language and Literature, University of Colorado
• BA in Chinese Language and Literature, University of Colorado
• MA in Japanese Literature, University of Colorado
• PhD in Japanese Literature, University of Michigan
Dissertation: The Tsukushi Manyôshû Poets and the Invention of Japanese Poetry

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Japanese Resources

Online resources for studying Japanese language and culture

 
 
 

 

Study Abroad

Opportunities to study in Japan through GVSU's Padnos International Center

 
 
 

Links

MLL Blackboard EAS

Japan
GVSU Japanese Program

LRC