Lecturer in English
Ritsumeikan University, Japan
Editor: IAFOR Journal of Literature & Librarianship
Richard Donovan lectures at Doshisha University, Kyoto, Japan, teaching in the Faculty of Global and Regional Studies. He also works as a translator between Japanese and English. He obtained a PhD in literary translation studies at Victoria University of Wellington in 2012. The title of his thesis was Dances with Words: Issues in the Translation of Japanese Literature into English. His other areas of interest include Japanese media subculture and environmental technology.
Area(s): Japanese and Comparative Literature, Translation and Translatology, Japanese Media Studies