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Articles by Barbara Geilhorn

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Barbara Geilhorn is a senior researcher at the German Institute for Japanese Studies in Tokyo, and the co-editor of ‘Fukushima’ and the Arts – Negotiating Nuclear Disaster (with Kristina Iwata-Weickgenannt, Routledge 2017). Barbara has published widely on cultural representations of the Fukushima disaster, negotiations of gender and power in classical Japanese theater, and stagings of contemporary society in Japanese performance. Her most recent project investigates how the multiple challenges faced by the Japanese regions, including economic hardship, aging, and depopulation, are addressed in the arts. Email: geilhorn@dijtokyo.org