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Comparative Literature; Japanese Literature

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  • 2013.04.01 - , Studies in Language and Society, Graduate School of Language and Culture, Associate Professor

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L'Orientale University of Naples Faculty of Literature  Comparative Studies (English and Japanese languages and literatures) Graduated BA 2001.11
Osaka University of Foreign Studies  Japanese Studies Completed MA 2007.09
L'Orientale University of Naples Comparative Literature  Completed Ph.D. 2013.03

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  • British Comparative Literature Association (BCLA)

  • Modern Language Association (MLA)

  • European Association for Japanese Studies (EAJS)

  • Italian Association for Japanese Studies (AISTUGIA)

  • Japan Comparative Literature Association


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  • Beyond the Traditional Fairy-Tale Canon: The Japanese Fox Trickster in American Graphic Novels, Luciana Cardi,Japan Pop Goes Global: Japanese Pop Culture on Aesthetics and Creativity (Aoyama Gakuin University), 2017.11, Conference Report / Oral Presentation

  • Cross-Cultural Folktales: Japanese “Fox Wives” in Contemporary American Narratives, Luciana Cardi,Re-Orienting the Fairy Tale: Contemporary Fairy-Tale Adaptations Across Cultures (Kanagawa University), 2017.03, Conference Report / Oral Presentation

  • Representations of ancient Rome in the manga Thermae Romae and in its film adaptations, 275-297, 2016.12, Papers

  • “Shifting Performances of Femininity in Kij Johnson’s Retelling of Japanese Tales”, Luciana Cardi,MLA (Modern Language Association) Annual Convention, Austin, Texas, USA., 2016.01, Conference Report / Oral Presentation

  • Awa Naoko, Luciana Cardi, Folktales and Fairy Tales: Traditions and Texts from around the World. Second revised and expanded edition of The Greenwood Encyclopedia of Folktale and Fairy Tales,2, 2016.01, Review Papers

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