Credentials: Japanese Literature
Lomonosov Moscow State University, BA, Asian and African studies with special focus on Japanese economy
University of Oxford, MSc in Japanese studies
Program & Degree: Japanese Literature and Culture, PhD
Fields of Study: literature and visual art of the Edo period (1600-1868), book markets, publishing, kibyōshi, gōkan, ninjōbon. I am especially interested in product placement and advertisement in literature and art and the relationship between publishers, writers and business owners.