Study Abroad in Tokyo

Western Faculty-Led Global Learning Program in Japan!

**Experience Japanese language and culture for yourself in the heart of Tokyo**

Open to all Western students with an interest in the Japanese language and culture, no previous Japanese language experience required. 

Summer 2018 – June 23rd through July 22nd, 2018


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Facilitated by Western Professor Massimiliano Tomasi

Massimiliano Tomasi - Professor of Japanese (1997), East Asian Studies Program Director


Office: Miller Hall 222C
Phone: 360.650.3339
PhD, Nagoya University, Japan
Prof. Tomasi's areas of expertise include modern Japanese literature and rhetoric. He is the author of Rhetoric in Modern Japan: Western Influences on the Development of Narrative and Oratorical Style (University of Hawaii Press, 2004) and The Literary Theory of Shimamura Hōgetsu (1871-1918) and the Development of Feminist Discourse in Modern Japan (Mellen, 2008). Prof. Tomasi has led Western students to Europe five times between 2008 and 2012 and has extensive experience with global learning programs.