(Last updated : 2020-09-23 03:08:38)
  Julie HIGASHI
   Department   Kyoto University of Foreign Studies  Department of British and American Studies, Faculty of Foreign Studies
   Position   Professor
■ Academic conference presentation
1. 2019/09/04 The Changing Faces of Anne Frank (ICOM 25th General Conference in Kyoto)
2. 2017/06/23 Local Documentations in In This Corner of the World (International Conference on Animation and Memory)
3. 2013/07/15 Renewing Hiroshima Memory, Again: Bridging the Memory Gap between the Local and National Government (International Conference on Memory, Conflict and Space, Liverpool, U.K.)
4. 2011/11/18 The Political Landscape and Memory in Sapporo City: The Contested Space-Time Continuum (L'histoire des migrations dans les musees : entre memoire et politique, France)
5. 2002/12/04 The Regligous Occupation in Postwar Japan: The Christian Community and Educational Institutions (Pacific Creolization: Searching for Emerging Shared Values in the Japan-U.S. Borderlands)
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■ Books and academic papers
1. Article The Politics of History in Memorial Museums Museum International, guest editor Jette Sandahl 71(1-2),pp.96-106 (Single) 2019/07
2. Article The Destruction and Creation of a Cityscape in the Digital Age: Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum Museum International: Museums in a Digital World Vol. 70(Issue. 1-2),pp.104-113 (Single) 2018/12
3. Book ”9-11 Memorial Museum and the Politics of History," The Future of Historical Studies in Society, The Historical Science Society of Japan, ed.   (Single) 2017/06
4. Book "'Hello, Kitty': The Reception of Anne Frank’s Diaries in Japan," Critical Insights: The Diary of a Young Girl Eds. Ruth Amir and Pnina Rosenberg [Hardcover and eBook]   (Single) 2017/03
5. Article The Power of Place and Politics in War Museums Museum Studies , Special Issue on War Memories and Museums Vol. 51(11),pp.7-10 (Single) 2016/11
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■ Academic background
1. 1994/05
Degree Acquisition
New York University, Ph. D.(博士号、国際教育学)
■ Business career
1. 2016/04~ Kyoto University of Foreign Studies Department of British and AmericanStudies Professor
2. 2016/04~ Ritsumeikan University (1997/4~2002/3 Associate Prof.; 2002/4~2015/3 Professor) Professor Emerita
3. 2004/01~2004/07 American University, Washington DC School of International Service, Visiting Exchange Professor (U.S.- Japan-China Relations and Historiography)
4. 1998/01~1998/01 Hokkaido University American History and Culture (Intenstive Lecture Series) Part-Time Lecturer
5. 1994/04~1997/03 Osaka Jogakuin Junior College English Department Assistant Professor
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■ Belonging society
1. 2003/05~ ICOM- International Committee of Memorial Museums in Remembrance of the Victims of Public Crimes
2. 1993/04~ Japan Association of American Studies
3. 1994/04~ Japan Association of International Relations
■ Subject
1. English Seminar Ⅰ
2. English Seminar Ⅱ
3. Academic English Skills Ⅴ
4. Academic English Skills Ⅵ
5. History of International Relations(BD107)
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■ Activity in society
1. 2020/08 TBS Radio, WW II 75th anniversary special program, "The Impact of COVID-19 on Auschwitz-Birkenau Museum." Link
2. 2019/09 18 Years since the 9-11 Terrorist Attack, 9-11 Memorial Museum (NHK News Watch 9)
3. 2018/10 The Legacy Museum and National Memorial for Peace and Justice opened in Montgomery (Mainichi Shimbun, national edition, evening paper Oct. 1, p. 4) Link
4. 2017/10~2017/11 Lecture interpreter (English) "Citizen Science Pioneer: Sherron Terry, co-founder of PXE International" Link
5. 2016/08 Nuclear Weapons and Tourism (Kyoto Shimbun, Aug. 5th, morning edition) Link
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■ Research topic, funded research, and department laboratory expense
1. 2017/04~2021/03  Shifting Atomic Policies as Reflected in The United States Park Service's Atomic Tourism, KAKEN (C) Principal Researcher  (Key Word : )
2. 2010/04~2013/03  Beyond the Exclusion/Coexistence Dichotomy: Immigrant Communities, Citizen-Level Conflict Resolution, and the Stratification of Education Policies KAKEN (B), Principal Researcher  (Key Word : )
3. 2002/04~2005/03  The Global Coalition of Historical Museums and the Power of Place, KAKEN (A), Principal Researcher  (Key Word : )
4. 1999/04~2002/03  Comparing Nationalism and Citizenship of the U.S.And Japan  (Key Word : )
5. 1999/09~2001/03  In Search of Emerging Cultures and Shared Values in the Japan-American Borderland in Postwar History, Principal researcher: Matsuda, Takeshi  (Key Word : )
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■ Lecturer and lecture
1. 2020/02/11 ICOM Kyoto General Conference Symposium: The Future of Museums in Japan (panelist) (Kyoto National Museum) Link
2. 2019/09/05 Relics, Remains, and Narratives from Ground Zero (Coordinator and Moderator) (広島平和記念資料館、メモリアルホール) Link
3. 2017/11/30 (Annually since 2011 ) War Memory in U.S. - Japan Relations (Doshisha University, AKP International Center)
4. 2015/07/04 (Annually since 2013) War Memory and Historiography in U. S. - Japan Relations (Ritsumeikan University, Peace Museum)
5. 2006/07 Teaching about Asia in Secondary Schools (New York University)
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■ Committee and society
1. 2020/06/10~ Japanese National Committee for International Council of Museums Board Member
2. 2020/01/01~ (NGO) ICOM Standing Committee Ethics Committee (ETHCOM) member
3. 2013/09/01~2019/09/30 ICOM - The International Committee of Memorial Museums in Remembrance of the Victims of Public Crimes (ICMEMO) Board member
4. 2006/04/01~2007/03/31 Shiga Prefecture Peace Memorial Museum Planning Committee, member appointed by the Governor of Shiga Prefecture
5. 1999/04/01~2001/03/31 Kyoto City History Museum Planning Committee, member appointed by the City Mayor
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