Julia Clark

Undergraduate Discipline


BA, Carleton College. PhD, University of California, Los Angeles. Primary area of specialization: postwar and contemporary Japanese literature. Special interests include the cultural production of ethnic minorities in Japan, literary multilingualism and “Japanophone” literature, representations of urban space, and transnational feminisms. Articles include “‘Poems of Flesh’: Rethinking Zainichi Women’s Literary History Through the Works of So Shugetsu” (2023) and “Ikaino’s Afterlives: The Legacies of Landscape in the Fiction of Kim Yujeong” (2023). SLC, 2024–