Below is a partial list of books on various aspects of the performing arts in Japan that were published in English on major academic presses in 2012.
The Japanese Performing Arts SIG intends to periodically offer these bibliographic lists as a service to the profession. Please inform us of any additional books to add to this list.
By Shawn Bender (University of California Press, 2012)
By Michelle Bigenho (Duke University Press, 2012)
By Michael Bourdaughs (Columbia University Press, 2012)
By Matt Gillan (Ashgate Press, 2012)
By David Hebert (Springer Press, 2012)
Music as Intangible Cultural Heritage: Policy, Ideology, and Practice in the Preservation of East Asian Traditions
By Keith Howard (Ashgate Press, 2012)
By Joshua D. Pilzer (Oxford University Press, 2012)