Stephen Roddy

Professor

Full-Time Faculty

(415) 422-6080 Kalmanovitz Hall 389

Biography

Stephen Roddy is a professor of Modern and Classical Languages, received his PhD in East Asian Studies from Princeton University, and specializes in the fiction and other prose genres of 18th and 19th century China and Japan. His current interests focus on the influences of Chinese fiction on late-Tokugawa writers, and of Meiji-period thinkers on essayists of the late-Qing. He teaches courses in Japanese and Chinese literature, culture, and language.

Education
PhD, Princeton University
Research
Influences of Chinese fiction on late-Tokugawa writers
Meiji-period thinkers on essayists of the late-Qing