Masaki Kinjo is a Japanese language lecturer in the Department of East Asian Studies. He earned his B.A. in International Studies from the University of Tsukuba and his M.A. in Japanese Studies from Osaka University where he also completed coursework in the Ph.D. program. His Ph.D. will be conferred from the Department of Asian Studies at Cornell University in 2017. His area expertise focuses on Okinawan literature, poetry, and history; speech act theory and critical theory.
Areas of Research
Okinawan literature, poetry, and history; speech act theory and critical theory