search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - BRITTEN DEAN

PF (1980)

Fellow Information:
First Name
BRITTEN
Middle Name
 
Last Name
DEAN
Sex
Male
Organization
California State University
Title
Professor emeritus (retired)
Contact Address:
Address Type
Home
Address 1
104 Angus Court
Address 2 (optional)
 
City
Charlottesvillle
State
VA
Zip Code
22901
Country
United States
Telephone
 
Email
brittendean@yahoo.com
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3286&sid=8c7a268ec670c1454b50d16ed300cf62
Questions:
1. Are you enaged in Japanese Studies?

Answer: C. Yes, I am engaged in Japanese Studies personally, but not at an institution or organization.

Field of Study: Literature

2. Please describe what you are currently doing. (If you have your own website or any relevant site, provide its URL.)

Answer: I am in the process of translating into English the novel "Arano" by Takahashi Takako.

3. Where did you acquire your most advanced Japanese language training for your research?

Answer: D.Other (Residence and self-study in Japan)

4. Have you ever participated in the Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme?

Answer: NO

Optional Inquiry:
1. Please describe briefly how the Japan Foundation Fellowship experience influenced your career.

Answer: It allowed me to develop skills in Japanese traditional music so that I could teach courses and publish articles in that field.

2. The Japan Foundation is planning to create a network or forum among past Japan Foundation fellows. Please let us know if you have any suggestions in terms of themes, format, etc.

Answer: No suggestions at this time.