Robert Tuck

Robert Tuck
Associate Professor, Modern Japanese Literature
Faculty
TEMPE Campus
Mailcode
0202

Biography

Robert Tuck studies 19th century Japanese literature and culture, especially Sino-Japanese literary genres and cultural relations. His first book, “Idly Scribbling Rhymers: Poetry, Print, and Community in 19th Century Japan,” was published in July 2018 by Columbia University Press. His next project is a complete translation of and monograph on arguably the most widely-read text of 19th Century Japan, Rai Sanyo’s “Nihon gaishi” (An Unofficial History of Japan, 1827). Tuck is an assistant professor in the School of International Letters and Cultures.

Education

Ph.D. Modern Japanese Literature, Columbia University

Courses

Fall 2021
Course Number Course Title
JPN 401 Reading Modern Japanese Texts
JPN 484 Internship
JPN 492 Honors Directed Study
JPN 494 Special Topics
SLC 494 Special Topics
CHI 499 Individualized Instruction
JPN 499 Individualized Instruction
CHI 580 Practicum
CHI 590 Reading and Conference
JPN 592 Research
CHI 592 Research
CHI 593 Applied Project
JPN 595 Continuing Registration
CHI 595 Continuing Registration
SLC 598 Special Topics
JPN 599 Thesis
CHI 599 Thesis
CHI 690 Reading and Conference
CHI 780 Practicum
CHI 784 Internship
CHI 790 Reading and Conference
CHI 792 Research
CHI 795 Continuing Registration
CHI 799 Dissertation
Summer 2021
Course Number Course Title
CHI 795 Continuing Registration
Spring 2021
Course Number Course Title
SLC 202 Literary & Cultural Theory
JPN 445 Readings in Modern Japanese
JPN 493 Honors Thesis
JPN 499 Individualized Instruction
JPN 590 Reading and Conference
JPN 592 Research
JPN 595 Continuing Registration
JPN 599 Thesis
Fall 2020
Course Number Course Title
JPN 401 Reading Modern Japanese Texts
JPN 492 Honors Directed Study
CHI 501 East Asian Humanities
JPN 501 East Asian Humanities
JPN 590 Reading and Conference
JPN 592 Research
Spring 2020
Course Number Course Title
SLC 421 Japanese Lit in Translation
JPN 445 Readings in Modern Japanese
JPN 492 Honors Directed Study
JPN 493 Honors Thesis
JPN 499 Individualized Instruction
JPN 590 Reading and Conference
JPN 592 Research
JPN 595 Continuing Registration
JPN 599 Thesis
Fall 2019
Course Number Course Title
JPN 394 Special Topics
JPN 401 Reading Modern Japanese Texts
JPN 592 Research
Spring 2019
Course Number Course Title
SLC 421 Japanese Lit in Translation
JPN 445 Readings in Modern Japanese
JPN 484 Internship
JPN 492 Honors Directed Study
JPN 493 Honors Thesis
JPN 499 Individualized Instruction
JPN 590 Reading and Conference
JPN 592 Research
JPN 595 Continuing Registration
JPN 599 Thesis
Fall 2018
Course Number Course Title
JPN 115 Japanese Popular Culture
JPN 401 Reading Modern Japanese Texts

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