Associate Professor of History
Affiliated Faculty, Asian Studies Program
PhD, University of Chicago, 1994
Japanese cultural studies
Office Hours: summer - no office hours
Office: 242 Buttrick Hall
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.