East Asia-Japan, 2015

Research Interests

Social and cultural history of postwar Japan; transnational history of East Asia; repatriation and migration; war memory; testimonial practices; civilian movements; interpretation and re-interpretation of war legacy; state and civil society; human rights; nationalism and nation building


Beyond Postwar, Beyond “History”: War Responsibility, Nation Building, and Ideas of Human Rights in Japan and Asia


—"Networking for War Criminal Amnesty: The Establishment of Japan's War Convicted Benefit Society." The Asia-Pacific Journal 18, no. 7 (April 1, 2020).