Keisuke originally comes from Tokyo, Japan. He earned his B.A. in English Language and Literature at Waseda University and his M.A. in American Culture Studies at Bowling Green State University. His research interests focus on Critical Intercultural Communication Studies, Global and Transcultural Studies, Critical Race/Ethnic/Gender/Sexuality Studies, and Asian/Pacific/American Studies. He loves playing music instruments (piano; violin; Japanese harp) and sports (long distance; trail running; tennis; ping pong; swimming).
Kimura, K. (2020, online in press). Voices of in/visible minority: Homogenizing discourse of Japaneseness in Hafu: The Mixed-Race Experience in Japan. Journal of Intercultural Communication Research. https://doi.org/10.1080/17475759.2020.1841017
Eguchi, S., & Kimura, K. (2020, online in press). Racialized im/possibilities: Intersectional queer-of-color critique on Japaneseness in Netflix’s Queer Eye: We’re in Japan! Journal of International and Intercultural Communication. https://doi.org/10.1080/17513057.2020.1829675