Iwabuchi Koichi

Iwabuchi Koichi

Monash University

Koichi Iwabuchi is Professor of Media and Cultural Studies at the School of Media, Film and Journalism and Monash Asia Institute at Monash University, Melbourne. His main research interests are media and cultural globalization, trans-Asian cultural flows and connections (including Australia), and multicultural questions and cultural citizenship in the Japanese and East Asian contexts. Iwabuchi is the editor of the book series Asian Cultural Studies: Transnational and Dialogic Approaches (Rowan & Littlefield International). His recent English publications include Resilient Borders and Cultural Diversity: Internationalism, Brand Nationalism and Multiculturalism in Japan (Lexington Books, 2015); “Globalization, Culture, and Communication: Renationalization in a Globalized World” (Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Communication, Oxford University Press, 2018); “Media and communications” (co-authored with Nick Couldry et.al., International Panel on Social Progress (IPSP) (ED.), Rethinking Society for the 21st Century: Report of the International Panel on Social Progress Vol.2, Cambridge University Press, 2018).