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Mona Oikawa

Department of Equity Studies

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

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Research Interests

Sociology , Gender Issues , Critical race studies, Cultural studies

Current Research Projects

  • Racial Formation in a Settler Society: Japanese Canadians' Relationship to Colonialism  more...
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All Publications

Books

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

Current Courses

TermCourse NumberSectionTitleType 
Fall/Winter 2014-2015 AP/MIST4701 6.0  Racial and Colonial Violence: Contestation and Representation SEMR Course Website 
Fall/Winter 2014-2015 AP/MIST4705 6.0  Critical Race, Diaspora and Indigenous Theory SEMR Course Website 


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

Appointments

Faculty of Graduate Studies


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

Current Courses

TermCourse NumberSectionTitleType 
Fall/Winter 2014-2015 AP/MIST4701 6.0  Racial and Colonial Violence: Contestation and Representation SEMR Course Website 
Fall/Winter 2014-2015 AP/MIST4705 6.0  Critical Race, Diaspora and Indigenous Theory SEMR Course Website