search/admin/spider_custom.php search/search.php fellowship_survey/survey.php Fellow Follow-up Survey Details - Roger SHIMOMURA

PF (1975)

Fellow Information:
First Name
Roger
Middle Name
Yutaka
Last Name
SHIMOMURA
Sex
Male
Organization
University of Kansas (ret.)
Title
Distinguished Professor Emerituc
Contact Address:
Address Type
Home
Address 1
1424 Wagon Wheel Rd.
Address 2 (optional)
 
City
Lawrence
State
KS
Zip Code
66049
Country
United States
Telephone
785-842-8166
Email
shim@ku.edu
*Survey URL
http://www.jfny.org/fellowship_survey/survey.php?id=3950&sid=37ae11808129474a68603f241da16fed
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: Art, Creative

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

Answer: I paint the Japanese American experience and have for the past 40 years.

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

Answer: D.Other (Minimal)

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: Supplied me with images of Ukiyoe woodblock prints for many years following. Also traveled extensively and learned about the culture.

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: