FIS image header
Scholarly Interest Report
Sayuri Guthrie Shimizu
Dunlevie Family Chair and Professor of History
  • Ph. D History (1992) Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
Primary Department
   Department of History
No Image
Research Areas
 History (US and the World)
Teaching Areas
 History (US and the World)
Selected Publications
 Refereed articles

Sayuri Guthrie-Shimizu ""Japan, Nationalism and the London Olympics," in A. J. Mangan and Qing Luo (eds.), _Media, Sport, and Nationalism (Beijing: Communications University of China Press, 2015)."  (2015)


A. J. Mangan, Qing Luo, Sayuri Guthrie Shimizu "奥运会的政治棱镜 中国传媒大学出版社 (北京, 2017) 曼根, 罗青, 清水小百合."  (2017)


Sayuri Guthrie-Shimizu "Transpacific Field of Dreams: How Baseball Linked the United States and Japan in Peace and War."  (2012)

 Book chapters

清水小百合 "渴望重振奥运辉煌的国家的野心与焦虑,." 奥运会的政治棱镜 (2017)


Sayuri Guthrie Shimizu "Sports in North Asia." Oxford Handbook of Sports History (2017)


Sayuri Guthrie Shimizu "Tokyo 2020: An Opportunity for Revanchism, Reconstruction or Redemption?." Japanese Imperialism (2017)


Sayuri Guthrie Shimizu, Kazuko Furuta "Product Imitation, Trademark Couterfeiting, and the Mark in Early 20th Century Japan and China." Imitation, Couterfeiting and the Quality of Goods in Modern Asian History (2017)


Meridian International Center for Culture Diplomacy with Sayuri Guthrie Shimizu "Pacific Pitch."  (2017)

Creative Works
 Exhibitions - Curated - Pacific Pitch
 Photo Exhibit commissioned to the Meridian International Center for Cultural Diplomacy by the US Department of State, various, various
 Conference Paper

World Commodity Flow conference, UT Austin Institute for Historical Studies

 Invited Papers

"“The Political Economy of Post-Imperial Japan in Asia,” Symposium at University

of Wisconsin-Madison, March 2017." (March 2017)


National Endowment for the Humanities Project on the History of Cold War Sports, New York University

 Invited Talks

"“How Baseball Shaped the Pacific World,” Coe College President’s Distinguished

            Lectureship Series." (April 2017)


"“US-Japanese Relations through Baseball,” Kyoritsu Women’s University,

            ." (May 2017)

 Keynote Speaker

"“Teaching and Writing the History of Reconciliation in East Asia,” International

            Symposium , Histotsubashi University, March 2017." (March 2017)


Annual Meeting of the Japan Association for International Relations, Sendai, Japan, Octoer 2015


"“The Politics of Coastal Jurisdiction in the Transpacific World,” International

            History Workshop, Osaka University." (June 2017)

Editorial Positions
 Series Editor, Diplomatic History. (2010 - 2013)

 Member of the Editorial Board, Japanese Journal of American Studies. Japanese Association for American Studies. (2010 - 2010)

 Member of the Editorial Board, Japanese Journal of American Studies. (2010 - 2010)

 Member of the Editorial Board, Japanese Journal of American Studies. (2012 - 2012)

 Member of the Editorial Board, Japanese Journal of American Studies. (2012 - 2012)

 Member of the Editorial Board, Japanee Journal of American Studies. Yuhikaku Press. (2010 - 2016)

 Member of the Editorial Board, Diplomatic History. Oxford University Press. (2012 - 2015)

Awards, Prizes, & Fellowships
 Osaka University Foreign Scholar Summer Residential Fellowship, Osaka University (2017)

 Outstanding Faculty Associate, Wiess College (May 2017)

 Summer Institute Fellowship, National Endowment for the Humanities (June 2015)

Positions Held
 Chair, Robert Ferrell Book Prize Committee, Society for the Historians of American Foreign Relations. (2015 - 2016)

 Visiting Research Professor, Waseda University. (2017 - 2017)

 Chair, OAH/JAAS Historians' Collaborative Committee, Organization of American Historians (OAH). (2012 - 2015)