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Department of History

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phone: 615-322-3334
242 Buttrick Hall

Office Hours

no office hours summer 2017


PhD, University of Chicago, 1994

Yoshikuni Igarashi

Professor of History
Affiliated Faculty, Asian Studies Program

Yoshikuni Igarashi is a specialist in modern Japanese cultural studies. The radical transformation of Japanese society in the late 1960s and the 1970s has been the focus of his recent research. His recent publications include: “Tsuge Yoshiharu and postwar Japan: travel, memory and nostalgia,” Mechademia 6: The Force of Reception, forthcoming.