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ukai nobumitsu Last modified date:2024.06.03

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Academic Degree
Country of degree conferring institution (Overseas)
Field of Specialization
English literature (novels)
Total Priod of education and research career in the foreign country
Outline Activities
Studying and teaching English novels, especially Virginia Woolf, Emily Bronte, E. M. Forster, Jane Austen, Oscar Wilde, Charles Dickens. George MacDonald, Thomas Hardy, R. L. Stevenson.
Teaching students in both the graduate and the undergraduate course.
Social activities: a lecture at Fukuoka Asahi cultural center (February, July, 2010 and April, 2017)
Research Interests
  • George MacDonald
    keyword : George MacDonald, Fantastes
  • R. L. Stevenson
    keyword : R. L. Stevenson, Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
  • Thomas Hardy
    keyword : Thomas Hardy, Tess of the D'Urbervilles
  • Charles Dickens
    keyword : Charles Dickens, Great Expectations
  • Oscar Wilde
    keyword : Oscar Wilde, The Picture of Dorian Gray
  • Jane Austen
    keyword : Jane Austen, Pride and Prejudice
  • E. M. Forster
    keyword : E. M. Forster, A Passage to India
  • Emily Bronte
    keyword : Emily Gronte, Wuthering Heights
  • Virginia Woolf
    keyword : Virginia Woolf, Mrs Dalloway
Current and Past Project
  • Consider the problem of aging described in English literature, and publish a collection of articles
Academic Activities
1. "Indelibly Written": How Writing is Written in Bleak House.
2. Utter-Son, Utterson:The Appeal of "Mercy" in Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by R. L. Stevenson.
3. Words Which Call Out: Fusion Presupposing Division in Virginia Woolf's Between the Acts.
4. An Imaginative Transfer to the Distant: Virginia Woolf, Seen from the Viewpoint of G. C. Spivak.
5. 鵜飼信光, Catherine Earnshaw as the Spine of a Book--The Duplication of Self in Wuthering Heights, 『文学研究 第103号』, 103号、43−74ページ, 2006.03.
6. Intermingling Activity and Passivity in Oscar Wilde's The Picture of Dorian Gray.
7. The Fractal of Difference and Sameness in E. M. Forster's A Passage to India.
8. The Unconscious Villain in Wuthering Heights.
9. The Singing Old Woman in Virginia Woolf's Mrs. Dalloway.
10. 鵜飼信光, Peter Walsh's Dream: On Arbitrariness of Perception in Mrs. Dalloway, 『近代 78』神戸大学近代発行会, 78号、45-63, 1995.09.
1. "Indelibly Written": How Writing is Written in Bleak House".
Educational Activities
Teaching English novels in general
Professional and Outreach Activities
A Lecture at Asahi Cultural Center Fukuoka(February, July, 2010).