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Researcher: Suganuma, K (Dr Katsuhiko Suganuma)

Fields of Research

Culture, Gender, Sexuality
Multicultural, Intercultural and Cross-cultural Studies

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge through Studies of Human Society
Expanding Knowledge in Languages, Communication and Culture
Cultural Understanding

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

'Queer” Runner: On the ways of constructing one marathon runner’s subjectivity; Journal of Queer Studies Japan
Associative identity politics: unmasking the multi-layered formation of queer male selves in 1990s Japan; Inter-Asia Cultural Studies
Boys Love Manga and Beyond: History, Culture, and Community in Japan; The University Press of Mississippi
Contact Moments: The Politics of Intercultural Desire in Japanese Male-Queer Cultures; Hong Kong University Press
Enduring Voices: Fushimi Noriaki and Kakefuda Hiroko's Continuing Relevance to Japanese Lesbian and Gay Studies and Activism; Intersections
Intersections: Gender and Sexuality in Asia and the Pacific; Intersections: Gender, History and Culture in The Asian Context
Off-genre: notes on (dis)-locating Ôshima Nagisa's Merry Christmas, Mr. Lawrence (1983); Reconstruction
Queer Cooking And Dining: Expanding Queerness In Fumi Yoshinaga’s What Did You Eat Yesterday?; Culture, Society and Masculinities
Queer Voices from Japan: First Person Narratives from Japan's Sexual Minorities (AsiaWorld); Lexington Books
Queering mainstream media: Matsuko Deluxe as modern-day kuroko; Routledge Handbook of Japanese Media
Sexual minorities and human rights in Japan: an historical perspective; The International Journal of Human Rights
Sexual Minority Studies on Japan; Routledge Handbook of Sexuality Studies in East Asia
The (Dis)embodied Swimsuit on the Beach; Intersections
Transformative Works and Cultures; Transformative Works and Cultures
Unsettling nostalgia through irony: cinematic war memory and gender; Civil Society and Postwar Pacific Basin Reconciliation: Wounds, Scars and Healing
Ways of speaking about queer space in Tokyo: disorientated knowledge and counter-public space; Japanese Studies

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision