Asian American Studies

Tomo Hattori

Dr. Tomo Hattori
Associate Professor
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Biography

Dr. Tomo Hattori

Tomo Hattori is Associate Professor of Asian American Studies at California State University, Northridge. He is the author of “Song for a Murdered Cousin: Violence in The Woman Warrior” in Critical Insights: Coming of Age (Salem Press 2012) as well as other journal articles and book chapters on Asian American literature and critical theory. He teaches undergraduate courses at CSUN in Asian American literature and cultural studies. His current interests include graphic novels, adolescent fiction and critical theory.

Education

  • Ph.D. English Literature, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, 1994
  • M.A. English Literature, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, 1989
  • B.A. English Literature, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 1988

Scholarship Highlights

  • “Song for a Murdered Cousin: Violence in The Woman Warrior.” In Kent Baxter, ed. Critical Insights: Coming of Age. Ipswich: Salem Press, September 2012.
  • “Reexamining the Between-Worlds Trope in Cross Cultural Composition Studies.” (with Stuart Ching). In LuMing Mao and Morris Young, eds. Representations: Doing Asian American Rhetoric. Logan: Utah State University Press, 2008. 41-61.

Dr. Hattori's CV