Roger J.A. PRIOR

Faculty of Environmental Engineering and Graduate School of Environmental Engineering

The University of Kitakyushu

Name Roger J.A. PRIOR

Title Associate Professor
Degree M.A.
Department Centre for Fundamental Education (Hibikino)
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Education 1997 B.A. Hons (First Class) in Japanese Studies, University of Sheffield
2005 M.A. in Modern Japanese Literature, Seijo University
Employment History 2005-2009 Hosei University (part-time)
2006-2009 Tokyo Institute of Technology (part-time)
2006-2009 Seisen Women's University (part-time)
Teaching Activities TOEIC, English reading, writing, and presentation
Research Interest Translation and translation theory
Comparative Literature
Publications Essays
'Hara Houitsuan's"Shiizaa Zansatsu Jiken" and the Translation of Humour: the Interpretation and Rendering of Literary Allusions,' Bulletin of Seisen Unversity Research Institute for Cultural Science (Vol. XXVIII) (2007)
'Empirical Approaches to Text Translation - Resurrecting the `Dead' Author,' Bulletin of the Center for Fundamental Education (Vol. 8), The University of Kitakyushu (Nov. 2010)
Masaru's Song (Ori no Uta) (A play). Included in a collection of plays by Aramaki Mizue entitled Hoshiai (Kadensha, October 2002).
Agasa Kurisuti Daijiten (The Complete Christie - An Agatha Christie Encyclopedia) by Matthew Bunson (English to Japanese). Translated with Hiroko Sasada. (Shufusha, November 2010)
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