Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

Sekaigo - the international languages of Meiji Japan

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JHB301, John Henry Brookes, Headington Campus, Gipsy Lane site


Ian is an historian of modern Japan with interests in the intersections between intellectual, culural, and social history.

Ian's research interests

  • Twentieth century Japanese cultural and intellectual history 
  • Transnational movements, especially across Asia 
  • Language and history
  • History of Science
  • History of Travel
  • Local histories and histories of place.

Ian has made a number of public talks/appearances, in places such as The National Gallery Scotland, The Japan Society (London), and the BBC World Service.