Professional Information

Profession

Translator

Source Language

Japanese

Target Language

Specialties

​Literary translation.

Background

​I have worked as a freelance translator for a number of years, and also was the resident Japanese-English translator at Kyoto City Hall in 2014. I obtained a PhD in Literary Translation from Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand, in 2012. I am an Associate Professor in Translation Studies and English Literature in the Faculty of Letters at Kansai University, Osaka.