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Tommasi, Pier-Carlo

General Information

Assistant Professor

Contact Information

Moore Hall 387

Educational Background

(2019) PhD in East Asian Studies, Ca’ Foscari University of Venice

Research Interests

Japanese poetry | Self-narratives and life writing | Samurai culture | Manuscripts and book history | Sinosphere studies | Digital Humanities | Classical language (bungo) pedagogy

Selected Bibliography

“Neither Plagiarism nor Patchwork: The Culture of Citation and the Making of Authorship in Medieval Japanese Poetry.” Monumenta Nipponica 77:2 (2022), pp. 207–58.

“The Bunbu Paradigm Reconsidered: Warrior Literacy and Symbolic Violence in Late Medieval Japan.” In Proceedings of the Association for Japanese Literary Studies 19 (2018), pp. 89–113.

“Lo specchio del guerriero: Forme di autorappresentazione e riflessi letterari nel Minokagami di Tamaki Yoshiyasu” (The Warrior’s Mirror: Forms of Self- Representation and Literary Reflections in Tamaki Yoshiyasu’s Minokagami). In Orizzonti giapponesi: ricerche, idee, prospettive, eds. Matteo Cestari, Gianluca Coci, Daniela Moro, and Anna Specchio, pp. 305–327. Rome: Aracne, 2018.