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Edited Volumes

Barak Kushner and Sherzod Muminov, eds., Overcoming Empire in Post-Imperial East Asia: Repatriation, Redress and Rebuilding, London: Bloomsbury Publishing, (forthcoming 2019).

Barak Kushner and Andrew Levidis, eds., In the Ruins of the Japanese Empire: Imperial Violence, State Destruction, and the Reordering of Modern East Asia, Hong Kong: Hong Kong University Press (forthcoming 2019).

Barak Kushner and Sherzod Muminov, eds., The Dismantling of Japan’s Empire in East Asia: De-imperialization, Postwar Legitimation and Imperial Afterlife, London: Routledge, 2017, (Paperback 2018).

Glenn Hook, Kerstin Luckner, Luli van der Does Ishikawa, et al., eds. Full Stop to War: Japanese Memory for the Future (戦争への終止符: 未来のための日本の記憶), Tokyo: Hōritsu bunkasha, 2016.


Aiko Otsuka, “Narratives of a Fallen Army: Japanese Veterans’ Concepts of Defeat and War Crimes Responsibility in World War Two, University of Cambridge, 2019.

Kuan-Jen CHEN, “U.S. Maritime Policy in Cold War East Asia, 1945-1979,” Faculty of History, University of Cambridge, 2018.

Sherzod Muminov, “Eleven Winters of Discontent: The Siberian Internment and the Making of the New Japan, 1945-1956”,  Faculty of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, University of Cambridge, 2016.

Awarded the 2016 Murayama Tsuneo Prize for the Advancement of Research into the Siberian Internment.

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