Gerry Yokota

Osaka University (Emerita)

I taught at Osaka U for over 30 years before retiring in 2020. I now continue to teach part-time in the International College there and at Kansai U. I take a cognitive linguistic and intersectional approach to ELT for social justice with a focus on gender.


Local and Global Perspectives on Gender

This is the Forum for GALE (Gender Awareness in Language Education) SIG, featuring the following speakers: Kristie Collins,Talking Gender in the Multilingual/Multicultural/Multidisciplinary Classroom; Winifred Lewis Shiraishi, Professional development for non-tenured instructors: Issues and challenges; Gerry Yokota and Quenby Hoffman Aoki, How to Make GALE More Intersectional: A Dialogue