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Students/Researchers

PhD completed

Rieko TANAKA  Cuba (+South Korea, Japan)  / Anthropology of musical practice (learning, education, performance, creation) [Researchmap].  PhD project concluded in Februrary 2019 with the dissertation, Music as ‘I live’―Daily Experience of ‘Cuban Art Music’ in Havana. My summery of this dissertation is available: (in Japanese]  [Google-translated into English].

Aya UDAGAWA  Argentina and Israel / Text, migration, religion, self, Jews [Researchmap] ; PhD project concluded in June 2018 with the dissertation, Life and Quest among Secular Jews in Argentina. My summery of this dissertation is available: (in Japanese]  [Google-translated into English].

Ryuju SATOMI  Solomon Islands (Malaita Is.) / Landscape, nature, economy, becoming, history.  PhD project concluded in December 2014 with the dissertation, Our Life That Can Be Otherwise: An Ethnography of the Present-day Maritime Dwelling among the Asi or Lau in North Malaita, Solomon IslandsMy summery of this dissertation is available: [in Japanese]  [Google-translated into English]

Kiyomi DOI   Spain, Walking pilgrimage to Santiago de Compostela / Tourism, body, place, wandering.  PhD project concluded in December 2013 with the dissertation, Life-in-between: An ethnographic study of traveling on foot to Santiago de CompostelaMy summery of this dissertation is available: [in Japanese]  [Google-translated into English]

PhD candidates

Haruko INOIE  Morocco / Childbirth, medical development, body image [Researchmap

Tomoko NIWA 
 China (Shaanxi, etc.), Sanriku Disaster Area / Paper cutting, contemporary art, expression, ethnographic film, exhibition [Researchmap

Keiji IDETA  Thailand (+Japan, U.K.) / Ballet, Thai dance, learning, (body) image 

Tomohiro IKEDA  Spain (Barcelona) / Social movements, economic crisis, law

Irina GRIGORE  
 Aomori and Tokyo / Shishimai, avant-garde dance, body, ethnographic film

Zhao CHEN  China / landscape design

Shu FUJITA  Peru / Gastronomy, food culture, nature, art, science and technology, senses, fact

Yusuke OMURA  Laos / Sexuality, queer, images

Maki KITAGAWA  Japan / Environment, electricity, ethnographic film

Goro KAWAMURA  Spain and Japan / Soccer, passion, affect, management

Researchers in Visit / in Collaboration

Alberto GEROSA  (Chinese University of Hong Kong)Hong Kong, Japan /social movement, dreams, filmmaking

Yuna UMEDA  (Tokyo Metropolitan Hospital)  Medicine, medical body image, hospital organization, illness/disease

Former Students/Collaborating Researchers

Nicolas PINET (Université Paris-Diderot)  Japan, France, USA, Chile / Non-institutionalized political practices

Becca VOELCKER (Harvard University)  Experimental filmmaking; Film and philosophy   [ personal website ]

Yeong Ran KIM  South Korea / Moving, migrating, expressive culture, image, queer