search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - Akira LIPPIT

RF (1997)

Fellow Information:
First Name
Akira
Middle Name
Mizuta
Last Name
LIPPIT
Sex
Male
Organization
University of Southern California
Title
Chair, Professor
Contact Address:
Address Type
Office
Address 1
Critical Studies, School of Cinematic Arts
Address 2 (optional)
University of Southern California
City
Los Angeles
State
CA
Zip Code
90089-2211
Country
United States
Telephone
(213) 740-6919
Email
lippit@usc.edu
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3687&sid=d7713a889c3109e18701d6249caed127
Questions:
1. Are you enaged in Japanese Studies?

Answer: A. Yes, I am engaged in Japanese Studies at a university or research institution.

Field of Study: Other

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

Answer: I am writing a book on contemporary Japanese cinema. Here is a recent faculty website: http://college.usc.edu/cf/faculty-and-staff/faculty.cfm?pid=1008195&CFID=8768252&CFTOKEN=77413966

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

Answer: C. I am a native Japanese speaker.

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: Support from the Japan Foundation allowed me to focus my research at a critical point in my career. It allowed me to complete my second book, Atomic Light (Shadow) Optics.

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: