HIRAKAWA Nodoka, (Assistant Professor) [KUID]
HIRAKAWA Nodoka earned his B.A. (2012) from Saitama University, M.A. (2014) and Ph.D. (2020) from Osaka University. After working as a lecturer at Mie University (2017-2020) and as an assistant professor at Gifu University (2020-2021), he became a member of Kobe University in October 2021.
Fields of Specialization
Contemporary American Literature
- “Seize the Empty Present: The Poetics of ‘Twittering’ inThe Body Artist.” Journal of Anglo-American Studies, vol. 41, 2017, pp.115-130.
- “Falling Man without Organs: Don DeLillo’s Poetics of Slow Motion.” Kansai American Literature, vol. 55, 2018, pp.5-19.
- “Lose Yourself in Language: The Stray Poetics of Nonsense in Don DeLillo’s Point Omega.” Research Reports of the Faculty of Regional Studies, Gifu University [Gifu Daigaku Kenkyuu Houkoku], vol. 47, no. 1, 2020, pp.21-29.