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  SIMONS, Christopher E. J.
   Senior Associate Professor
   Division of Arts and Sciences, College of Liberal Arts, International Christian University
■ Academic Background
1. 2004/07
Degree Acquisition
Lincoln College, University of Oxford, Ph.D
2. 1999/08
Degree Acquisition
University of Toronto, M.A.
3. 1997/06/05
Degree Acquisition
Harvard University, B.A.
■ Present Specialized Fields
European literature, Literature in English, History of Europe and America (Key Word:Early Modern Drama,Romanticism,English Poetry,Science in Literature,Contemporary British and Irish Poetry) 
■ Main Course Titles
World of Literature; Introduction to English Literature, Beowulf to 1800; Shakespeare I; Shakespeare II; Romanticism; Contemporary English Literature II; English Drama
■ Books and Articles
1. Book One More Civil Gesture (Single) 2015/04 Link
2. Book The Oxford Handbook of William Wordsworth (Collaboration) 2014/01
3. Book No Distinguishing Features (Single) 2011
4. Book Progress Bar (Single) 2010
5. Book Grasmere 2009 (Collaboration) 2009/12
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■ Academic Conference Presentation
1. 2016/10/29 Writing (and Selling) a Sonnet in the Twenty-First Century (Japan Writers Conference 2016) Link
2. 2016/09/14 Literature and Violence
3. 2008/07 “He told me strange stories”: Some Mysteries of Wordsworth’s Peter Bell (Wordsworth Summer Conference)
■ Lectures
1. 2015/02 Militant Wordsworth: Knowledge, Epic, and the Republic of the One Life (Rydal Hall, Rydal, Cumbria, UK)
2. 2009/04 The Natural Eye: the legacy of Dorothy Wordsworth’s journals in contemporary women poets
3. 2009/02 The origins of the Wordsworthian supernatural in the early ‘spots of time’ in the 1799 Prelude
4. 2008/01 "ID Theft, Lost Reputation: Shakespeare’s The Comedy of Errors and Othello"
5. 2004/09 Public and Private Innovation: the Ansari X-Prize and the Future of Manned Spaceflight
■ Academic Society Memberships
1. 2010/07~ The Wordsworth Conference Foundation: Friend
2. 2006/09~2010/09 "Poetry Book Society (London): Associate Member
■ Educational Achievements
● Practice example of education method
1. 2010/01~ Digital Film Projects
2. 2008~ Computer-based learning
● Matter that should be mentioned specially in others educational activity
1. 2011/04~ ICU Creative Writing Club
2. 2008/09~ ICU 'English Drama on Film' Seminars
3. 2006/09~2012/06 ICU Wing Tsun Kung Fu and Self-Defence Seminars
■ Academic Awards
1. 2009/06 Academi Cardiff International Poetry Prize: Second Place
2. 2005 Keats-Shelley Prize: Short-Listed
3. 2004/09 Top Cambridge Young Writers of 2004
■ Social Activities
1. 2007/02~2008/02 Tokyo Marathon
2. 2001/09~2006/09 Cambridge University Wing Tsun Kung Fu Society
■ Websites
   Wordsworth Conference Foundation Homepage
   C. E. J. Simons Photography
■ Grants-in-aid for Scientific Research Researcher Number
80527143