Feature Panels

Friday 10/18 1:00pm

PANEL 1:  Performing Hayakawa Yoshio
Organized by Michael Bourdaghs

  • James Dorsey (Dartmouth), “Hayakawa Yoshio and the Double Bind: Commercialism vs. Artistry, Performance vs. Sincerity”
  • UENO Toshiya (Wako University), “Humanities is Dead as Rock is Dead:  Death of an Experimental University”

Discussants:

  • HAYAKAWA Yoshio
  • SAKUMA Masahide

PANEL 2:  The Social Dimensions of Performance
Organized by Hoyt Long

  • Cody Poulton (University of Victoria), “Performance as Text: The Legacy of Post-1960s Japanese Theatre”
  • Jordan Sand (Georgetown), “Space, Performance and Text in the Shinjuku West Exit Underground Plaza Incident, 1969”
  • Jonathan Zwicker (University of Michigan), “The Evanescence of Performance and the Evidence of Print: On the Archives of Nineteenth-Century Kabuki”

 

PANEL 3:  H. Richard Okada Memorial Panel on Critical Pedagogies
Organized by Reginald Jackson

  • Jim Fujii (UC Irvine)
  • Christine Marran (University of Minnesota)
  • Steven Chung (Princeton University)