SOAS University of London

Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures

East Asian Languages and Cultures Research Students

Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures



China & Inner Asia Section, Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures

Lucrezia Botti
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The Allure of the Dressing Case: A Study of Yang Weizhen’s (1296-1370) and Wang Cihui’s (1593-1642) Xianglianti (Fragrant-Dressing-Case Style) Poetry




Bodil Margaret Knuts
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Flight or Fight: the Nation is Lost. The influence of a vagrant life on the notion of "home” in the prose of Xiao Hong (1911-1942) and Xiao Jun (1907-1988)








Japan and Korea Section, Department of East Asian Languages and Culture

Kohei Aramaki
Kohei Aramaki

Resistant Translation in Modern Japan: Poetry Translation by Hakushu Kitahara, Shigeru Kuzuhara and Seigo Shirotori.

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Nadeschda Bachem
Nadeschda Bachem

Imperialism, Occupation and National Identity in Post-Colonial Japanese and South Korean Literature

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Yohei Koyama
Yohei Koyama

Life with radiation: ethnography of the nuclear disaster in Fukushima

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Allan Simpson
Allan Simpson

Locating a Queer Theory in the Context of Contemporary South Korean Literature (with a focus on the novels of Kim Hyena)

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Jamie Tokuno
Jamie Tokuno

Translating Ecotourism: A Descriptive Corpus-Based Study of English<>Japanese Translator Mediation of Ideological Differences in Ecotourist Texts for Hokkaido and Hawaii