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Ann Wehmeyer

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Associate Professor of Japanese
Ph.D., University of Michigan

Office Hours — Fall 2019

  • Mondays: 1:55¬†to 2:45 p.m.
  • Tuesdays: 11:45 a.m. to 12:35 p.m.
  • Wednesdays: 12:50 to 1:40 p.m.
  • Or by appointment via e-mail

Areas of Interest

History of Japanese native linguistics tradition, Japanese mimetics, regional varieties of Japanese, translation studies, writing systems.

Selected Publications


  • Marks, Andreas, ed. 2015.Tokaido Texts and Tales: Tokaido goju-san tsui, by Hiroshige, Kunisada, and Kuniyoshi, edited by Andreas Marks; with contributions by Laura Allen and Ann Wehmeyer. Gainesville, Fl: University Press of Florida. October, 2015.
  • Kimi Kondo-Brown, Yoshiko Saito-Abott, Shingo Satsutani, Michio Tsutsui and Ann Wehmeyer, eds. 2013. New Perspectives on Japanese Language, Learning, Linguistics and Culture. Honolulu: National Foreign Language Resource Center, University of Hawaii.

Courses Taught

  • JPN 3730 Language in Japanese Society
  • JPN 4415 Japanese Translation: Theory and Practice
  • JPN 4850 Structure of Japanese
  • JPT 4502 Japanese Folklore
  • LIN 4784 Writing Systems