Recent & Forthcoming

Forthcoming Appearances

“Romancing AI: Gender and New Digital Intimacies in Contemporary Japan.” Artificial Intelligence and the Human? Cross-Cultural Perspectives on Science and Fiction Conference, Berlin, Germany, May 11-13. Co-presented with Hiromi Tanaka (Meiji University).

“Asian Sporting Masculinities in Figure Skating: Media Representations of Nathan Chen and Yuzuru Hanyu as Rivals.” International Communication Association Annual Conference, Paris, France, May 26-31. Co-presented with Wesley Lim (Australian National University).

“Queer and the Material: Innovating Gender and Sexual Cultures in Late Capitalist Tokyo.” ACLA Annual Meeting, Taipei, Taiwan, June 15-18.

Forthcoming Publications

“’Queer’ Media in Inter-Asia: Thinking Gender and Sexuality Transnationally” in Media in Asia Global, Digital, Gendered and Mobile, edited by Youna Kim, 226-238. New York: Routledge.

Recent Publications

“Queer Asias: Genders and sexualities across borders and boundaries” in Sexualities. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1177/13634607221092153. Co-authored with Evelyn Blackwood.

“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.