Jan 25, 2013

Noted scholar Kyoko Iriye Selden dies in U.S.

by Hiroaki Sato

Kyoko Iriye Selden, a scholar and teacher at Cornell University, died in Ithaca, New York, on Sunday at the age of 76 after contracting pneumonia. Born on Oct. 2, 1936, in Tokyo, Iriye graduated in 1959 with top honors from the English department of ...