2021/9 I contributed to two chapters in The Ecosystem of Fake News, a book about dis- and mis-information in Japan (in the Japanese-language only).

2020/10 My research paper titled “No, We Don’t Buy Your Framing: Mainstream Media Coverage and Twitter Response to the Fukushima Nuclear Plant Accident” won the second place in the 78th Annual Conference New YorkState Communication Association’s Top M.A. Paper Award!

2020/10/1 On Oct. 1, I attended the APAC Trusted Media Summit as a speaker for the session “Legacy Media and Trust: Mongolia, Japan, Myanmar.” My presentation on the misinformation landscape in Japan is available here.

2020/08 Our peer-reviewed research paper “Why doesn’t fact-checking work? The mis-framing of online division,” co-authored by Prof. Hiroyuki Fujishiro and Mone Saito at Hosei University, has been published. Our presentation at the virtual International Conference on Social Media and Society is accessible here.

2019/5/28 Presented our ongoing research titled “The weaponization of fact-checking in a partisan battle: a case study from Japan’s Okinawa Election” in a work-in-progress session at the 69th International Communication Association.