Japanese Program Faculty

left to right: Hiroo Aridome, Sakura Christmas, Chris Born, Henry Laurence
 left to right: Hiroo Aridome, Sakura Christmas, Chris Born, Henry Laurence

Hiroo Aridome
Senior Lecturer in Japanese & Japanese Language Coordinator

Christopher Born
Visiting Instructor in Asian Studies

Sakura Christmas
Assistant Professor of History and Asian Studies

Henry C.W. Laurence
Associate Professor of Government and Asian Studies
Japanese and comparative political economy; media and politics

Vyjayanthi Ratnam Selinger  (on leave for the 2017-18 academic year)
Associate Professor of Asian Studies
premodern and modern Japanese literature, Japanese language, theoretical approaches to history as narrative

Peggy Wang
Assistant Professor of Art History and Asian Studies

Department Coordinator

Suzanne Astolfi
sastolfi@bowdoin.edu
telephone (207) 725-3046
fax: (207) 725-3059