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My article “Japanese Empire in Hokkaido” has been published by the Oxford Research Encyclopedia for Asian History. It is an abridged versions of many of the arguments made in Local History and War Memories in Hokkaido. It also contains an extensive reading list of the materials relating to Hokkaido history available in English.
A chapter that I co-authored with Sue Beeton has been published in Film Tourism in Asia: Evolution, Transformation, and Trajectory, edited by Sangkyun Kim and Stijn Reijnders (Springer 2018). The chapter is called “Creating Places and Transferring Culture: American Theme Parks in Japan” and it is about how Disneyland and Universal Studios Japan have adapted …
I am honoured to have been asked to join the editorial board of the Journal of Tourism History. My responsibilities include advising the editor and associate editor, refereeing submissions to the journal, and encouraging appropriate submissions relating particularly to tourism in Asia.