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.)*, The Poetics of Survival in Kim Soyoung’s Exile Trilogy, Philosophia Mathematica
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
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
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 Noon(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

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 110
研究所碩士班 47M00091A 文學文類研究 109

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