Sarah Rebecca Schmid

Sarah Rebecca Schmid, M.A.

Teaching and Research Assistant Japanese Studies

Phone: +41 44 634 31 82

Room number: ZUB 4-418

sarahrebecca.schmid@uzh.ch


CV

2019 - 2020 SNF Doc.Mobility-Stipendium, Ritsumeikan University und Kyoto University, Kyoto, Japan
seit 01/2018 Assistentin Database JBAE, Asien-Orient-Institut, Universität Zürich
seit 09/2017  Doktorandin, Doktoratsprogramm "Asien und Europa", Universität Zürich
2011 – 2015 Master of Arts in Japanischer Philologie und Kunstgeschichte Ostasiens, Universität Zürich
2012 – 2013 Monbukagakusho-Stipendium für Studierende der Japanologie, Doshisha University, Kyoto (Japan)
2007 – 2011 Bachelor of Arts in Japanologie und Kunstgeschichte Ostasiens, Universität Zürich
2009 – 2010 Intensives Japanisch-Sprachprogramm, Meiji University, Tokyo (Japan)

PhD Project

Working Title

“The Persuasiveness of Myth – National Identity and Mass Media in Meiji Japan”

Publication

Schmid, Sarah Rebecca. ‘Rotting Bodies – Sex, Gender, and Horror in Tōkaidō Yotsuya Kaidan’, The Polish Journal of Aesthetics 55, no. 4 (2019): 9–26. DOI:10.19205/55.19.1

Conferences and Talks

3rd EAJS Confrerence in Japan, Tsukuba University, Japan, “The Brightest Star in the Sky – Saigō Takamori and Meiji Mythology” (September 14, 2019).

ICAS 11, Leiden, The Netherlands, “Conquering Korea – Meiji Period Japan Through the Myth of Jingū Kōgō” (July 19, 2019)

IAJS Thematic Conference “The West in Japanese Imagination / Japan in Western Imagination: 150 Years to the Meiji Restoration”, Tel Aviv University, Israel, “Conquering Korea – The Myth of Jingū Kōgō in Mass Media” (December 19, 2018)

17. Deutschsprachiger Japanologentag, Freie Universität Berlin, Germany, poster presentation M.A. thesis “Negotiating Femininity – A Case Study of Kabuki Prints from the Play Tōkaidō Yotsuya Kaidan” (August 29–31, 2018)

7th Forum East Asian Art History, Vienna, Austria, “Jingū Kōgō is Fishing a Cat – Meiji Period Japan Through the Eyes of Myth” (June 1, 2018)