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David Pollack

Professor
Arts, Sciences, and Engineering

Department of Modern Languages And Cultures

Areas of expertise: Japanese culture, literature, drama, art, and urban history.

Press contact:
Valerie Alhart
valerie.alhart@rochester.edu
585.276.3256

Related Links:
Undergraduate Program: Asian




Biography
Professor Pollack is the author of numerous articles on Japanese literature, art, religion, and culture. His current projects include rhetorical strategies in Matsuo Basho's haiku poetry, the cultural history of Kyoto, and studies in various aspects of Edo art and literature. He teaches courses on Japanese culture, literature, drama, art, and urban history.