Jason Christoffer JonesJason Christopher Jones

Assistant Professor

Office: Curtin Hall 885
Phone: 414-229-5650
e-mail: jonesjc@uwm.edu
Curriculum Vitae: PDF 44kb


Ph.D., Language and Culture, Osaka University, Japan
M.A., Language and Culture, Osaka University, Japan

Courses Taught:

Japan 110: Japanese Popular Culture
Japan 361: Translating Japanese Media
Japan 499: Analyzing Hollywood Remakes of Japanese Film

Teaching Interests:

Japanese Media Translation, Film Remake Analysis, Japanese Society and Culture

Research Interests:

Japanese Film, Japan-Hollywood Film Remakes, Japanese Consumer and Popular Culture

Other Relevant Activities:

UWM Film Studies Program, Affiliated Faculty

Selected Publications:

"Jarinko Chie and 'Yā-san' Tetsu: Representing the Face, Heart and Underbelly of Osaka,” Villains and Villainy I.

"The Dahlia on Roosevelt Island," Representation and Culture VI (Osaka: Osaka University, 2009): 13-22.

"The Hollywood Geisha Film and Costume: From Geisha Girl to Memoirs of a Geisha," The Journal of Language and Culture, Vol. 17 (Osaka: Osaka University, 2008): 45-58.