Earl Jackson, Jr.
Name Earl Jackson, Jr.
Job title Chair Professor
Education 1984-87 Ph.D., Comparative Literature, Princeton University. Dissertation: "Comparative Heresies: Transcendence and Immanence in Modernist Poetics in Japan, France, and the United States"
1982-84 M.A., Comparative Literature, Princeton University
1980-82 M.A., East Asian Languages and Civilizations, Harvard University. Thesis: "Meaning to See: The Sôtô Zen Hermeneutics of Dôgen Kigen" (1200-1253)
1979-80 Inter-University Center for Japanese Language, Tokyo
1977-79 M.A., East Asian Literature, Cornell University. Thesis: "Textual Aspects of Participatory Realism in Noh: The Lyric Sequence in the Noh Text."
1975-76 Deutsche Akademische Auslandsdienst Fellow, Universität Würzburg
1973-76 B.A., Summa cum Laude, German Literature, State University of New York at Buffalo.
Professional Experiences Academic Affiliations
2019-Now, Chair Professor
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, Asia University, Taiwan
2017-2019, Chair
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
2013-2019, Professor
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan
2012-2013, National Science Council Visiting Professorship
Department of Foreign Languages and Literatures, National Chiao Tung University
2009-2012, Visiting Professor
Department of Cinema Studies, Korean National University of Arts
2006-2009, Professor
English Language and Literature, Korea University
2004-2005, Visiting Professor
Department of Cinema Studies, Korean National University of Arts
2002-2003, Visiting Research Fellow
East-West Center, University of Hawaii at Manoa, Honolulu, Hawaii
1993-2006 (retired), Associate Professor
Department of Literature, University of California, Santa Cruz
1989-1993, Assistant Professor
Department of Literature, University of California, Santa Cruz
1987-1989, Adjunct Assistant Professor
Humanities Program, University of Minnesota
1987-1989, Assistant Professor
East Asian Studies, University of Minnesota
1984-1987, Instructor
East Asian Studies, University of Minnesota
Research Fields & Interests COMPARATIVE LITERATURE GENDER STUDIES PSYCHOANALYTIC THEORY VISUAL CULTURE STUDIES FILM THEORY JAPANESE LIT.: MODERN AND CONTEMPORARY LITERATURES
Classes in charge Studies in Literary Genres
Tel 1940
Office M618
Email earljackson@asia.edu.tw
Office Hours Tue. 13:10-17:00;Wed. 13:10-17:00
Websites https://research.asia.edu.tw/TchEportfolio/index_1/earljackson

Year Paper Title
2022 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.), Review of Naoki Yamamoto. Dialectics without Synthesis: Japanese Film Theory and Realism in a Global Frame, Monumenta Nipponica
2022 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.)*, Review of Hikari Hori. Promiscuous Media. Film and Visual Culture in Imperial Japan, 1926-1945., Quarterly Review of Film and Video
2021 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.)*, Contrary Witnesses: John Addington Symonds, Samuel R. Delany, and the Historiography of the Unspeakable, 文山評論:文學與文化
2021 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.)*, Review of Sangjoon Lee, Cinema and the Cultural Cold War: US Diplomacy and the Origins of the Asian Cinema Network, Harvard Journal of Asiatic Studies
2021 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.)*, The Poetics of Survival in Kim Soyoung’s Exile Trilogy, philoSOPHIA: A Journal of Transcontinental Feminism
2021 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.)*, Reading the Writing I: Intertextual Subjectivity and Intersubjective Textuality in Laura Mulvey’s Ultravioleta, Journal of Narrative Theory, vol.51.3
2020 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.)*, Interrupting the Melodrama: Kawashima Yuzo’s Interventions in Genre and Gender, Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies, vol.46 no.2 pp.161-193
2020 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.)、Patrick Noonan(Patrick Noonan)*, Genre in Asian Cinema: An Introduction, Concentric: Literary and Cultural Studies, vol.46 no.1 pp.3-10
2019 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.)*, The Cinematic Subject of Masumura Yasuzo, 文山評論, vol.13 no.1 pp.151-179
2019 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.)*, Passionate Agendas: Melodrama in the Films Yoshimura Kozaburo, Asian Cinema, vol.30 no.1 pp.3-16
2019 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.)*, Writing Internal Distances: Renee Gladman’s Translucent Poetics, Tripwire, vol.15 pp.115-129

Year Book Title
2022 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.), A Companion to Japanese Cinema, Silverscreen Dreamboats and the Polyvocal Address, Blackwell Press, 2022/01
2020 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.), Companion to Federico Fellini, Fellini in Japan, Wiley Blackwell , 2020/01
2018 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.), The Handbook of Asian Cinema, Re-framing Loss: Japanese Cinematic Melancholia in Inter-Asian Frameworks, Palgrave Macmillan, 2018/01

Date of Publication Paper Title
2021.11 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.), “Spectacle and Scrutiny: the Analytic Image in Japanese Cinema” , The Asian Conference on Media, Communication & Film (MediAsia) 2021, Kyoto, Japan
2021.10 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.), Handloom in the Night: Samuel R. Delany’s Textual Engagement with AIDS , Interfacing Conference 2021: Pandemics & Plagues, Languages & Literatures, Taipei, Taiwan
2021.09 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.), 'Beloved Sons of the Empire’: Homoerotic Paternalism in Imperial Japan , Queer Asia as Method: Roundtables and Townhall 2021, London, UK
2020.12 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.), Detecting Orikuchi Shinobu in Otsuka Eiji’s Kijima Nikki , Anthropology in Manga Conference 2020, Taipei, Taiwan
2019.09 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.), Aftermath and Interval: Hermeneutic Time at the Margins of Action in Ashes of Time and The Assassin , Multiple Temporalities Conference 2019, Tokyo

Project Title Participator Period
日本類型電影中的危機與意涵 (110-2410-H-468-020) 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.) 2021.08 ~ 2022.07
川島雄三電影作品中的性/別與再現 (108-2410-H-468-025) 賈元鵬(Earl Dewayne Jackson, Jr.) 2019.08 ~ 2020.07

Category Course Code Course Title Year
研究所碩士班 47M00103A 進階寫作與修辭 111

Year Research Title Publish Date Authors
2021 Violence and Women’s Voices in the Films of Mouly Surya 2021-07-25 Zakiyah Dania Billah