Dr Tom Ue

Position: Frederick Banting Postdoctoral Fellow
Institution: University of Toronto
Geographical area: Eastern Asia

Research areas: Ghibli and Japanese anime, filmic adaptations of children's literature, Canadian films.

Relevant Publications


Edited Collections

Twenty-First Century British Novelists. Detroit: Gale Research P, 2016. 458pp. Print. Dict. of Lit. Biog. 377.

World Film Locations. Bristol: Intellect Books, 2014. 128pp. Print.


Journal Articles

“Incarceration, Focalization, and Narration: Adapting the Two Selves in ‘Boys and Girls.’” Short Story in Theory and Practice 4.2 (Oct. 2014): 175-85. Print.


Book Chapters

“‘I would go to Toronto’: The City in Contemporary Writing.”The Palgrave Handbook to Literature and the City. Ed. Jeremy Tambling. Basingstoke: Palgrave, 2016. 6,185 words. Print.

“Memory, Time, and Temporality: Isao Takahata’s Grave of the Fireflies and Hayao Miyazaki’s Howl’s Moving Castle.” Family Films in Global Cinema: The World Beyond Disney. Ed. Bruce Babington and Noel Brown. London: I. B. Tauris, 2014. 223-38. Print.


Encyclopedia Entries

“Anime.” Asian American Culture: From Anime to Tiger Moms. Ed. Lan Dong. Santa Barbara: Greenwood-ABC-CLIO, 2016. 11-14. Print. Cult of the Amer. Mosaic.

“Patrick Ness.” Twenty-First Century British Novelists. Ed. Tom Ue. Detroit: Gale Research P, 2016. 190-99. Print. Dict. of Lit. Biog. 377.

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