Ph.D. Student
Cultural and national identity formation through consumerism in Japan

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I am interested in studying the formation of cultural identity through consumerism in Japan. My research interest is Japanese advertising, with a focus on TV commercials.


Academic History

  • M.A. California State University, Long Beach
      M.A. Thesis: Cutie Boys in Japan: Consumerism, Changing Masculinity and Crafting a Fashion Statement