David Atherton

David Atherton

Assistant Professor of East Asian Languages and Civilizations

David C. Atherton specializes in the study of Japanese literature and culture of the early modern period (also known as the Edo or Tokugawa period,...

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2 Divinity Avenue, room 229
p: (617) 495-8374
Office Hours: Spring 2023: Tues. 3-4 in office and Wed. 3-4 on Zoom and by appt.
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Thomas P. Kelly

Assistant Professor in East Asian Languages and Civilizations

Thomas Kelly is a scholar of late imperial Chinese literature. His research attends to the interplay between the literary imagination and Chinese...

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2 Divinity Ave, Room 230
EALC, Harvard University
Cambridge, MA 02138
Spring 2023: Wednesday 1-3 or by appointment
Wai-Yee Li

Wai-yee Li

1879 Professor of Chinese Literature
On leave AY 2022-23

Wai-yee Li is the 1879 Professor of Chinese Literature at...

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2 Divinity Ave. #215
p: (617) 495-1608
Office Hours: Spring 2022: Tuesday 12:30-1:30 p.m. and Thursday noon-1 p.m.
Melissa McCormick

Melissa McCormick

Andrew W. Mellon Professor of Japanese Art and Culture
Harvard College Professor
Director of Undergraduate Studies

Melissa McCormick earned a dual B.A. in art history and Japanese language and literature from the University of Michigan (1990), her Ph.D. in Japanese Art...

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2 Divinity Ave. #219
p: (617) 496-2276
Office Hours: Spring 2023: Tuesdays 12:30pm-2:30pm by appointment. To schedule a fifteen-minute slot, visit
David Sena

David Sena

Preceptor in Literary Chinese

David Sena received his B.A. in Economics and Chinese Studies from the University of California at Berkeley, and his M.A. and Ph.D. in East Asian...

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9 Kirkland Place #204
p: (617) 495-1157
Office Hours: Spring 2023: Monday and Wednesday 12-1:30 pm (and by appointment).
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David Wang

Edward C. Henderson Professor of Chinese Literature
On leave AY 2022-23

David Der-wei Wang holds a joint appointment in Comparative Literature. He is Director of CCK Foundation Inter-University Center for...

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2 Divinity Ave. #130A
p: (617) 496-0925
Office Hours: Spring 2022: Wednesday 1-3 in-person or by Zoom
Tomiko Yoda

Tomiko Yoda

Takashima Professor of Japanese Humanities
Director of Graduate Studies, 2022-23


Tomiko Yoda received her B.A. in Religion from Wesleyan University, M.A. in Oriental Philosophy at Nagoya University, and her M.A. and...

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2 Divinity Ave. #217
p: (617) 495-4816
Office Hours: Spring 2023: Wednesday 2-3 or by appointment