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National Museum of Ethnology

Research Areas


Academic & Professional Experience

Apr 2017
Associate Professor, The Graduate University for Advanced Studies
Jul 2016
Associate Professor, National Museum of Ethnology
Sep 2012
Jun 2016
Lecturer in Modern Islam, School of Arts, Languages and Cultures, University of Manchester
Jul 2011
Aug 2012
Research Fellow, National Museum of Ethnology
Jun 2010
Jun 2011
Research Fellow, Center for Modern Oriental Studies, Free University of Berlin


Oct 2005
Mar 2011
Faculty of Oriental Studies, University of Oxford
Oct 2004
Sep 2005
School of Anthropology and Museum Ethnography, University of Oxford

Published Papers

Hatsuki Aishima
Culture and Religion: An Interdisciplinary Journal.   18(2) 149-164   Jul 2017   [Refereed][Invited]
Hatsuki Aishima
Die Welt des Islams   56(1) 34-54   May 2016   [Refereed]
Hatsuki Aishima and Armando Salvatore
Journal of the Royal Anthropological Institute.   15(s1) s41-s56   May 2009   [Refereed][Invited]


Brinton, Jacquelene G., Preaching Islamic Renewal. Religious Authority and Media in Contemporary Egypt. Oakland: California University Press, 2016.
Hatsuki Aishima
Anthropos   112(2) 300-301   Aug 2017   [Invited]
Hatsuki Aishima
Japan   (302) 12-12   Mar 2016   [Invited]
Mahmud, ‘Abd al-Halim
Hatsuki Aishima
The Encyclopaedia of Islam 3rd Edition.   148-149   2014   [Invited]

Books etc

Reading Ali the Goat and Ibrahim in Arabic, English and Japanese
Hatsuki Aishima (Part:Editor)
Center for Modern Middle East Studies at the National Museum of Ethnology   Mar 2019   ISBN:9784879747464
Public Culture and Islam in Modern Egypt: Media, Intellectuals and Society
Hatsuki Aishima
IB Tauris   May 2016   ISBN:9781780766218
Muslim Youth and the 9/11 Generation.
Hatsuki Aishima (Part:Contributor, Are We All Amr Khaled? Islam and the Facebook Generation of Egypt)
School for Advanced Research Press   Jun 2016   ISBN:9780826356987
Die Araber im 21. Jahrhundert: Politik, Gesellschaft, Kultur.
Hatsuki Aishima (Part:Contributor, ‘Nicht nur Not Just for Fun’: Sport und Gesellschaftsschicht im neoliberalen Ägypten.)
Springer VS   2013   ISBN:978-3-531-18526-2
Ethnographies of Islam: Ritual Performances and Everyday Practices.
Hatsuki Aishima (Part:Contributor, Contesting Public Images of ‘Abd al-Halim Mahmud (1910-78): Who is an Authentic Scholar?)
Edinburgh University Press   2012   ISBN:9780748689842

Conference Activities & Talks

Introduction [Invited]
Hatsuki Aishima
Neither Near nor Far: Encounters and Exchanges between Japan and the Middle East   25 May 2019   Center for Modern Middle East Studies at the National Museum of Ethnology
Post-Screening Discussion of the Eastern
Hatsuki Aishima
27 Apr 2019   Center for Modern Middle East Studies at the National Museum of Ethnology
Review Roundtable of the Wiley Blackwell History of Islam [Invited]
Hatsuki Aishima
26 Apr 2019   Center for Modern Middle East Studies at the National Museum of Ethnology
Orientalising the Orient?: Searching for Karate’s Budo Roots in Contemporary Egypt [Invited]
Hatsuki Aishima
French Orientalism and its Afterlives in Japan and the Middle East   10 Feb 2018   Center for Modern Middle East Studies at the National Museum of Ethnology
Competing Aesthetics of Power in Egyptian Karate Trainings [Invited]
Hatsuki Aishima
116th Annual Meeting of the American Anthropological Association   1 Dec 2017