Recent & Forthcoming

Forthcoming Appearances

“Feminisms and Sports in Japan.” Feminisms and Sports Studies Conference, London, UK, January 27-28, 2022. Hosted by King’s College London.

Roundtable Discussion with:
Verity Postlethwaite (SOAS University of London)
Helen Macnaughtan (SOAS University of London)
Emily Chapman (SOAS University of London)
Robin Kietlinski (City University of New York)
Keiko Aiba (Meiji Gakuin University)
Yunuen Ysela Mandujano-Salazar (Autonomous University of Ciudad Juarez)

Technology Facilitated Sexual Violence (TFSV) in Singapore, AAS Annual Conference, co-organized with Shivani Gupta (National University of Singapore), Honolulu, HI, March 24-27, 2022.

Discussant: Laura Vitis (Queensland University of Technology)

Recent Publications

“A Different Kind of Transgender Celebrity: From Entertainment Narrative to the ‘Wrong Body’ Discourse in Japanese Media Culture” in Television & New Media. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1177/15274764211052912.

How Nissin Represented Naomi Osaka: Race, Gender, and Sport in Japanese Advertising” in Communication & Sport. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1177/21674795211040213. Co-authored with Hiromi Tanaka.

Categories that Bind: Transgender, Crossdressing, and Transnational Sexualities in Tokyo” in Sexualities. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1177/13634607211028109.

“Editorial Introduction: Androgynous Bodies and Cultures in Asia,” in Inter-Asia Cultural Studies 22(2): 129-138. Co-authored with Eva Cheuk-Yin Li and Lucetta Y. L. Kam.

“From Dansō to Genderless: Mediating Queer Styles and Androgynous Bodies in Japan,” in Inter-Asia Cultural Studies 22(2): 158-177.