Kazuaki Kimura

Kazuaki Kimura (木村 一信, Kimura Kazuaki, 24 April 1946 – 26 September 2015[1]) was a professor and researcher of modern Japanese literature at Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto. Graduating from Kwansei Gakuin University in the field of Literature, Kimura became a professor at Ritsumeikan University, then served as Vice President at Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University and then as President of Poole Gakuin University, Osaka. His main research was about Atsushi Nakajima, a writer at the beginning of the Shōwa period.

Kazuaki Kimura
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Born(1946-04-24)24 April 1946
Fukuoka, Japan
Died26 September 2015(2015-09-26) (aged 69)
Osaka, Japan
NationalityJapanese
Alma mater
Scientific career
FieldsModern Japanese Literature

BiographyEdit

  • April 1946, Born in Fukuoka.
  • April 1979, Associate Professor, Kumamoto Joshi Daigaku
  • March 1984, Visiting Professor at Faculty of Letters, University of Indonesia
  • April 1991, Professor Faculty of Letters, Ritsumeikan University Kyoto
  • April 2000, Professor and Vice Rector of Student Affairs, Ritsumeikan Asia Pacific University in Beppu
  • 2000, Doctor in Literature, Ritsumeikan University
  • April 2004, Professor at Faculty of Letters, Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto
  • April 2005, Dean, Faculty of Letters, Ritsumeikan University
  • May 2006, Director of Art Museum, Kyotofuritsu Domotoinsho Bijutsukan
  • March 2010, Professor Emeritus, Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto
  • April 2010, President of Poole Gakuin University, Osaka [2]
  • August 2014, Professor Emeritus, Poole Gakuin University, Osaka
  • April 2015, President, College of Osaka Seikei

BooksEdit

  • "Aki yoru no dokushoki", Musashino Shobo Publishing Co., 1984
  • "Nakajima Atsushiron", Sobunsha Pub. Co. 1986
  • "Mo hitotsu no bungakushi` Senso 'e no manazashi", Zoshinkai Shuppansha Pub. Co. 1996
  • "Showa sakka no <Minami Hiroyuki>", Sekai Shiso-sha Pub. Co. 2004
  • "Fuan ni ikiru bungakushi Ogai Mori kara Nakagami Kenji made", Sobunsha Pub. Co. 2008

ReferencesEdit