284 Dwinelle
Office hours:

W 3-4; Th 2-3



Ezra Toback

Japanese Program

Ezra received his B.A. in East Asian Studies and Japanese Language and Literature from Dartmouth College. His research focuses on theories and expressions of landscape in Meiji-period literature and photography. He is the author of “Cross-Modal Iconism at Tully’s Coffee Japan: Authenticity and Egalitarian Sociability as Projections of Distinction” (Semiotic Review, 2017) and “Processional Prints of the Kanda Festival: Popular Visual Culture and Neighborhood Identity” (Japan Forum, 2018). His interests include semiotics, photography theory, ritual studies, geopsychology, and temporality in narrative.