Premodern Japanese Literature
Shih-Wei Sun is a PhD candidate at ALC, focusing on Premodern Japanese Literature. He receives his BA at National Taiwan University (Taipei, Taiwan), MA at Columbia University (New York, USA). He is interested especially in Nara period Japanese texts, and wrote his MA thesis focusing on the Mythologies of Kojiki and Nihon shoki. He is currently working on his dissertation at Waseda University in Japan, supported by the Yanai Initiative Fellowship.