Recent & Forthcoming Upcoming Presentations “Living in Between: Alternative Belonging in Tokyo’s Male-to-Female Crossdressing Culture,” National Women’s Studies Association (NWSA) Annual Conference, Baltimore, Maryland, November 16-19, 2017. “Chance Encounters: Alternative Socialities in Tokyo’s Crossdressing Cafes,” Inter-Asia Cultural Studies (IACS) Conference, Seoul, South Korea, July 28-30, 2017. Recent Publications “Michelle Ho Q&A: Turning Difference into Strength, Striking Balance,” Interview with the Graduate School, Stony Brook University. “Consuming Women in Blackface: Racialized Affect and Transnational Femininity in Japanese Advertising” in Japanese Studies. Advance online publication. (The advertisements I have used but were refused print permissions can be downloaded here) Forthcoming Publications “Affect: Satsuki,” in Japanese Popular Culture: The Key Concepts, edited by Jason G. Karlin, Patrick W. Galbraith, and Shunsuke Nozawa. London: Routledge. “Housewives Watching Crime: Mediating Social Identity and Voyeuristic Pleasures in Japanese Wide Shows,” in Routledge Handbook of Japanese Media, edited by Fabienne Darling-Wolf. New York: Routledge.