Fields of Study
Areas of Interest
Japanese History; Japanese Occupation; Postwar Occupation; Veterans; Cyborgs; Contemporary Art; World War II; Popular Culture; Visual Studies
Sara Osenton is a sessional lecturer teaching courses in Japanese and East Asian history, pop, and visual culture at St. George and UTSC. Her current research interest is in the connections between postwar veterans in occupied Japan and the emergence of the imaginary cyborg in popular culture and art. She also works at both St George and UTSC campuses helping undergraduates develop academic reading and writing skills.