Dr Yuriko Nagata

Honorary Senior Research Fellow

School of Languages and Cultures
Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Overview

Dr Yuriko Nagata’s research interests include: Japanese diaspora in Australia and Pacific, and culture in Japanese language studies.

Her current research projects include:

  • Cultural and social diversity in Japanese language material
  • The Japanese community of Torres Strait
  • The Japanese Diaspora in Australia: Gendered perspective

She was a member of the Conference Organising

Qualifications

  • BA in English-American Literature, Meiji Gakuin University
  • MSc in Applied Linguistics, Indiana University
  • PhD in History, The University of Adelaide

Publications

  • Nagata, Yuriko (2018). A Nikkei Australian story: Legacy of the Pacific war. In Paul Longley Arthur (Ed.), Migrant nation Australian culture, society and identity (pp. 137-150) London, United Kingdom: Anthem Press.

  • Nagata, Yuriko and Nagatomo, Jun (2015). Japanese. In We are Queenslanders: contemporary ulticultural tapestry of peoples (pp. 225-227) Brisbane, Queensland: Ethnic Communities Council of Queensland.

  • Matthews, Julie and Nagata, Yuriko (2014). Pedagogies of the Japanese diaspora: racialization and sexualization in Australia. In Georgina Tsolidis (Ed.), Migration, Diaspora and Identity: Cross-National Experiences (pp. 141-155) Dordrecht, Netherlands: Springer Netherlands. doi:10.1007/978-94-007-7211-3_9

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Publications

Book

Book Chapter

Journal Article

Conference Publication

  • Nagata, Yuriko (2010). Nikkeiimin no shuyojo no seikatsu [The life in the Internment Camp]. In: Wakayama kara Sekai eno imin: Senjin no rekishi wo manabi, aratana kokusaikouryu e" [Overseas Emigration from Wakayama: Creating a new international exchange through understanding of the history of the emigrants]. Wakayama kara Sekai eno imin: Senjin no rekishi wo manabi, aratana kokusaikouryu e" [Overseas Emigration from Wakayama: Creating a new international exchange through understanding of the history of the emigrants], Wakayama, Japan, (46-56). 2009.

Grants (Administered at UQ)

PhD and MPhil Supervision

Completed Supervision