Yukata

Jeremy Robinson

Associate Professor of Japanese
Japanese Language Coordinator

Department of Modern Languages and Literatures
East Asian Studies Program

Grand Valley State University

Winter 2014 Office Hours: T•W•R noon-1pm



• 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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Research Interests

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

 

 
 
 



Current Courses - Winter 2014


Dotombori

JPN 302

Advanced-Intermediate
Japanese I

 

JPN/EAS 321

Pre-modern Japanese Culture &Civilization

 

Samguk

HNR 280

Honors Course
Focus on Asia

 

 
 
 

 


Previous Courses

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

Recent Language Courses

JPN 102
Elementary
Japanese II

JPN 201
Intermediate
Japanese I

JPN 202
Intermediate
Japanese II

 

Recent Non-Language 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

Japanese Culture and Civilization Sequence

JPN/EAS 322
Early Modern Japanese
Culture & Civilization

JPN/EAS 323
Modern Japanese
Culture & Civilization

 

Study Abroad Courses

Japanese Language
and
Theater in Japan

 

 

 
 
 

 

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