Yuki Takauchi

 Yuki Takauchi

Contact Information

History, 309 Gregory Hall
810 S. Wright Street
M/C 466
Urbana, IL 61801
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Research Interests

  • Twentieth-century U.S. history
  • History of gender and sexuality


  • B.A. Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
  • M.A. University of Tokyo


  • Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (DC2) Fellow, 2014
  • Fulbright Fellowship, Japan, 2014-2015
  • Jeffery S. Tanaka Award, 2017
  • Nelle M. Signor Graduate Scholarship in International Relations, 2018
  • Chester G. Starr Award for Graduate Dissertation Research Travel, 2018
  • The Konosuke Matsushita Memorial Foundation Research Grant, 2018
  • Yoshiko Kinjo Memorial Fund, 2019

Selected Publications


Rape and the Sexual Politics of Homosociality: The U.S. Military Occupation of Okinawa, 1955-56 NOTCHES: (re)marks on the history of sexuality 2015.

Journal Articles

Double bind of ‘the right to serve’: Gay liberation movement and anti-Vietnam War movement in the United States during the 1970s Gender and Sexuality 10 2015, p. 5-31.
Paradox of identity-based multi-front politics: Gay liberation movement in California during the 1970s Pacific and American Studies 14 2014, p. 79-94.