Richard W.L. Guisso (D.Phil., Oxford)
Department of East Asian Studies
Professor Guisso’s research fields include: Early and Mediaeval Chinese History; Gender History in China, Japan, and Korea. He has published books on Wu Zetian, The First
Emperor; Women in China; and most recently, In the Inner Quarters, a translation in collaboration with Lenny Hu, (Arsenal Pulp Press, 2003), which is the winner of Best Book in the Category of Erotica, Americal Association of Independent Publishers.
D.Phil. Oriental Studies, Oxford University (1974)
B.A. history, University of Toronto (1966)
work and study in Japan (Kyoto) 1968-71