2014-15 General Catalog

Languages and Applied Linguistics
218 Cowell College
(831) 459-2054

Program Description | Course Descriptions

Faculty and Professional Interests


Shigeko Okamoto
Sociolinguistics, discourse analysis, pragmatics, language and gender, foreign language pedagogy, Japanese linguistics

Associate Professor

Noriko Aso
Japanese social, intellectual, and cultural history, material culture, colonialism, nationalism, gender, race and ethnicity

Alan S. Christy
Early modern and modern Japan; history of social sciences, colonialism, nationalism


Mariko Bohn
Sociolinguistics, language and gender, bilingualism, modern Japanese literature, language pedagogy.

Sakae Fujita
Foreign language education, drama in education

Revised: 09/01/14