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English edition
Diaphanes
forthcoming
An essential book for readers engaged with film and performance, urban cultures and architecture, and Japan's experimental art and its histories.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
This collection of texts offers a philosophical and textual analysis of the work of butō dance creator, Hijikata Tatsumi. The author, the philosopher and translator Uno Kuniichi, gives a deterritorializing reading of the Japanese dancer and choreographer, linking him to figures like Genet or Artaud, while restoring his own specificity.

French edition
Centre National de la Danse – Recherches (livres numériques)
A fascinating reflection on the reception of butoh dance in France.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
A critical analysis of Hijikata Tatsumi's Butoh dance.