Mona Oikawa

Department of Equity Studies

Associate Professor

Office: Atkinson College, 320
Phone: 416-736-2100 Ext: 44014
Emailoikawa@yorku.ca
Primary websitewww.Atkinson.yorku.ca/SSocialS/minicalendar/2006-07/6-MiniCalFall-winter.pdf

Professor Oikawa teaches and researches in the areas of critical race studies, gender, and cultural studies. She is currently researching Japanese Canadians' relationship to Canadian settler colonialism. She also conducts research on the Internment of Japanese Canadians.

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Professor Oikawa teaches and researches in the areas of critical race studies, gender, and cultural studies. She is currently researching Japanese Canadians' relationship to Canadian settler colonialism.She also conducts research on the Internment of Japanese Canadians.

Degrees

PhD, University of Toronto

Research Interests

Sociology , Gender Issues , Critical race studies, Cultural studies

Current Research Projects

Racial Formation in a Settler Society: Japanese Canadians' Relationship to Colonialism


Project Type: Funded
Funders: 
SSHRC


Project Type: Funded
Funders: 
Junior Faculty Fund (York University)


Project Type: Funded
Funders: 
Junior Faculty Fund (York University)


Project Type: Funded
Funders: 
Junior Faculty Fund (York University)

Description: 
Oikawa, Mona (2007-2008) Research Grant: Graduate Assistant Fund Grant Awarded by: Faculty of Graduate Studies, York University Grant Amount: $4,231

Project Type: Funded
Funders: 
Faculty of Graduate Studies, York University
Graduate Assistant Fund


Project Type: Funded
Funders: 
Graduate Assistant Fund
Faculty of Graduate Studies, York University

All Publications

Books

Cartographies of Violence: Japanese Canadian Women, Memory and the Subjects of the Internment. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2012. 474 pages.

Upcoming Courses

TermCourse NumberSectionTitleType 
Fall/Winter 2015-2016 AP/MIST3580 6.0  Ethnic Communities in Canada LECT  
Fall/Winter 2015-2016 AP/MIST3620 6.0  Racism and Colonialism LECT  


Professor Oikawa teaches and researches in the areas of critical race studies, gender, and cultural studies. She is currently researching Japanese Canadians' relationship to Canadian settler colonialism. She also conducts research on the Internment of Japanese Canadians.


Professor Oikawa teaches and researches in the areas of critical race studies, gender, and cultural studies. She is currently researching Japanese Canadians' relationship to Canadian settler colonialism.She also conducts research on the Internment of Japanese Canadians.

Degrees

PhD, University of Toronto


Research Interests:

Sociology , Gender Issues , Critical race studies, Cultural studies

Current Research Projects

Racial Formation in a Settler Society: Japanese Canadians' Relationship to Colonialism


Project Type: Funded
Funders: 
SSHRC


Project Type: Funded
Funders: 
Junior Faculty Fund (York University)


Project Type: Funded
Funders: 
Junior Faculty Fund (York University)


Project Type: Funded
Funders: 
Junior Faculty Fund (York University)

Description: 
Oikawa, Mona (2007-2008) Research Grant: Graduate Assistant Fund Grant Awarded by: Faculty of Graduate Studies, York University Grant Amount: $4,231

Project Type: Funded
Funders: 
Faculty of Graduate Studies, York University
Graduate Assistant Fund


Project Type: Funded
Funders: 
Graduate Assistant Fund
Faculty of Graduate Studies, York University

All Publications

Books

Cartographies of Violence: Japanese Canadian Women, Memory and the Subjects of the Internment. Toronto: University of Toronto Press, 2012. 474 pages.


Teaching:

Upcoming Courses

TermCourse NumberSectionTitleType 
Fall/Winter 2015-2016 AP/MIST3580 6.0  Ethnic Communities in Canada LECT  
Fall/Winter 2015-2016 AP/MIST3620 6.0  Racism and Colonialism LECT