search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - Lee Winfield FARNSWORTH

PF (1975)

Fellow Information:
First Name
Lee Winfield
Middle Name
 
Last Name
FARNSWORTH
Sex
Male
Organization
Brigham Young University
Title
Professor Emeritus
Contact Address:
Address Type
Home
Address 1
3170 Bannock Drive
Address 2 (optional)
 
City
Provo
State
UT
Zip Code
84604
Country
United States
Telephone
801-374-0147
Email
leefarns@broadweave.net
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3674&sid=a37943a56065744f4e64d9aa01c70de5
Questions:
1. Are you enaged in Japanese Studies?

Answer: D. No, I am not engaged in Japanese Studies at all.

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

Answer: I am retired and writing memoirs and creating collections of pictures, slides and movies of experiences in Japan, which I visited 28 times from 1955 to 1999.

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

Answer: A. I learned it at a university. (Stanford University)

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 provided opportunity twice to continue my research on politics in Japan. It also added prestige to y work leading to appointments and access unlikely otherwise.

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: As I have been retired for 13 years I have no current connections with scholars. But thanks for asking.