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Title Performing Japan : contemporary expressions of cultural identity / edited by Henry Johnson and Jerry C. Jaffe
Published Folkestone, UK : Global Oriental, 2008
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 323 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations, map
Contents Ink traces of the dancing calligraphers : Zen-ei sho in Japan today / Roy Starrs -- Taiko today : performing soundscapes, landscapes and identities / Millie Creighton -- Miki's 'Autumn fantasty' (1980) : international, Japanese or Asian? / Kimi Coaldrake -- Beyond the court : a challenge to the Gagaku tradition in the 'reconstruction project' of the National Theatre / Terauchi Naoko -- Spring day, stone age and the search for an essential Japan by Koike Hiroshi / Jerry C. Jaffe -- Shakespeare on show in Japan : an anthropological analysis of cultural display / Joy Hendry -- Twenty-first-century enjoyment plaza : private space and contemporary art in Mori's world / Peter Eckersall -- Performing identity in Yaeyama : the case of the sash / Amanda Mayer Stinchecum -- Recontextualizing Eisā : transformations in religious, competition, festival and tourism contexts / Henry Johnson -- Local performance of global sound : more than the musical in Japanese hardcore rock / Jennifer Milioto Matsue -- When is Japanese, Japanese : a tale of two musicians / Terence Lancashire -- Internalizing digital phenomena : the 'performing' body at the intersection of Japanese culture and technology / Yuji Sone -- Rising sun, setting trends : fashioning Britishness in, and for, Japan / Alison L. Goodrum
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Performing arts -- Japan.
Popular culture -- Japan.
Japan -- Civilization.
Japan -- Intellectual life.
Japan -- Social life and customs.
Form Electronic book
Author Jaffe, Jerry C.
Johnson, Henry Mabley.
ISBN 9004213198 (electronic bk.)
9789004213197 (electronic bk.)