D - F

Brett de Bary 
Cornell, Prof. of Asian Studies and Comp. Lit.
Japanese female writers, feminism, and translation theory with particular attention to writings by Morisaki Kazue and Tawada Yuko

Wiebke Denecke 
BU, Asst. Prof. of Mod. Langs. and Comp. Lit. 
Role of Sino-Japanese literature/kanshinbun in early Japanese literary culture

Frederick R. Dickinson 
Penn, Prof. of History 
Political, economic, intellectual legacy of the First World War in 1930s Japan

Rachel DiNitto 
William and Mary, Assoc. Prof. of Japanese 
Cultural responses to the 3.11 Disasters

Eric Dinmore 
Hampton-Sydney, Asst. Prof. of History 
Monograph on resource anxieties in 20th-c Japan, Legacies of the Co-Prosperity Sphere in Japan's aid to Indonesia's oil industry; monograph on Kurobe Dam 

Sharon H. Domier 
UMass Amherst, East Asian Studies Librarian 
Compilation of materials to support Japanese language learner in academic libraries 

James Dorsey 
Dartmouth, Assoc. Prof. of Japanese Lit. 
Japan in the 1960s, particularly the political folk song movement; culture in wartime Japan; representations of Pearl Harbor; immediate postwar literary criticism and the issues of "complicity" among writers

John W. Dower 
MIT, Ford Intl. Prof. of History Emeritus 
Visual history of Asia in the modern world

Fabian Drixler 
Yale University, Asst. Prof. of History 
Demographic history and history of mentalities, esp. with regard to social change in the 17th century 

Edward R. Drott 
Missouri, Asst. Prof. of East Asian Religions 
The connections between religion, medicine, and the body, particularly with regard to aging in medieval Japan 

Alexis Dudden 
UConn, Prof. of History 
The modern history of several groups of disputed islands around Japan's main islands

Steven J. Ericson 
Dartmouth, Assoc. Prof. of History 
Matsukata financial reform and Meiji economic development

Erik Esselstrom 
Vermont, Assoc. Prof. of History 
The Japanese anti-war movement in China during WWII; China-Japan relations during the early postwar period

Margarita Estévez-Abe 
Syracuse, Assoc. Prof. of Political Science
"The Rise and the Fall of the Housewife"; how married women work in Japan, Europe, and the U.S. 

William R. Farrell 
Dynamic Strategies Asia, Chairman 
Social and political change in Japan from Perry's visit to end of the Boshin War

Tanya Ferretto 
Harvard Ext. School, Instructor of Japanese Art History 
Working on book ms on Kamisaka Sekka (modern Rinpa artist, 1866-1942)

William Fleming 
Yale, Postdoctoral Associate 
Popular literature, theater, and cultural history of early modern Japan

Lawrence A. Fouraker
St.John Fisher College, Assoc. Prof. of History 
Textbook on East Asian military history from ancient times to WWII 

Matthew Fraleigh 
Brandeis, Asst. Prof. of East Asian Lit. and Culture 
Japanese literature of the early modern period onward, especially Kanshibun 

Ronald Frank 
Pace, Assoc. Prof. of History 
Sengoku Law Project 

Sarah A. Frederick 
BU, Assoc. Prof. of Japanese Lit. 
Study of Yoshiya Nobuko (1896-1973); kimono in print culture; women writers and cultural figures outside Japan who contributed to the pamphlet Kagayaku

Nicole Freiner 
Bryant Univ., Asst. Prof. of Political Science 
The role of democratic state institutions for citizen participation and democratization writ large

Naomi Fukumori 
Ohio State, Assoc. Prof. of East Asian Lang. and Lit. 
Literary renderings of rituals and ceremonies in mid-Heian period texts