Peer-Reviewed Publications

Journal Articles

The Coronavirus Crisis: Disability Politics and Activism in Contemporary Japan,” Japan Focus: The Asia-Pacific Journal, Vol. 18 No. 3 (2020), pp. 1–13.

“Creating ‘Disability Publics’ in Postwar Japan (1937­–1957),” Journal of Japanese Studies, Vol. 50 No. 1 (2024) (Accepted for publication).

“A Recent History of Activism for Accessibility in Japan (1981–2006),” (Under Revision, Disability Studies Quarterly).

“Prosthetic Dharma: Understanding Debility and Defilement in Medieval Japan,” (Under Revision, Japanese Studies).

Book Chapters

“Disability and the Study of Religion in Japan: A Fieldwork Guide,” (Submitted, The New Nanzan Guide for Japanese Religions).


Oguri Kōzukenosuke: ‘The Father of Meiji’” in Linda H. Chance and Tetsuko Toda ed., Phila-Nipponica: A Historic Guide to Philadelphia and Japan (Japan America Society of Philadelphia, 2015), pp. 32–37.

Conference Proceedings

Access to Accessibility: Building Better Assistive Technologies アクセシビリティへのアクセス:より良い支援技術の構築” in Japan Society of Mechanical Engineers, Conference Proceedings of LIFE2019, pp. 1–6.