FUJIKURA Tatsuro

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Name
FUJIKURA Tatsuro
Affiliation
Kyoto University
Section
Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies, Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies Division of Global Area Studies
Job title
Associate Professor
Degree
PhD(University of Chicago)

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
2005
   
 
Associate Professor, Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies, Kyoto University
 

Education

 
 
 - 
2004
Anthropology, University of Chicago
 
 
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1991
Anthropology, Liberal Arts, Amherst College
 

Published Papers

 
Introduction: Akira Adachi and Non-modern Area Studies
FUJIKURA Tatsuro
Asian and African Area Studies   (13) 101-111   2014
F. Errington; T. Fujikura; D. Gewertz
American Anthropologist   114(1) 19-31   Mar 2012   [Refereed]
Vasectomies and Other Experiments with Modernity: A Reflection on the Discourses and Practices of Family Planning in Nepal,
Tatsuro Fujikura
Journal of the Japanese Association for South Asian Studies,16: 40-71      2004   [Refereed]
The Role of Collective Imagination in the Maoist Conflict in Nepal
Tatsuro Fujikura
Himalaya: The Journal of the Association for Nepal and Himalayan Studies,XXIII(1): pp. 21-30      2003   [Refereed]
Discourses of Awareness: Notes for a Criticism of Development in Nepal
Tatsuro Fujikura
Studies in Nepali History and Society,6(2): pp. 271-313      2001   [Refereed]
Emancipation of Kamaiyas [bonded laborers]: Development, Social Movement, and Youth Activism in Post-Jana Andolan [post-democratization] Nepal
Tatsuro Fujikura
Himalayan Research Bulletin, XXI(1): pp. 29-35      2001   [Refereed]
Book Review
Tatsuro Fujikura
“Engaging the Kamaiya [bonded labor] Issue.” (Review of Suresh Dhakal et..al., Issues and Experiences: Kamaiya System, Kanara Andolan and Tharus in Bardiya.) The Kathmandu Post Review of Books 22 September 2001      2001   [Refereed]
“Nepali Political Satire: A Lesson for Japan.”
Tatsuro Fujikura
(Review of Mayumi Yamamoto, Neparu-jin no kurashi to seiji), The Kathmandu Post Review of Books 3(1), 26 April, 1998.      1998   [Refereed]
Technologies of Improvement, Locations of Culture: American Discourses of Democracy and 'Community Development' in Nepal
Tatsuro Fujikura
Studies in Nepali History and Society 1(2):271-311      Dec 1996   [Refereed]

Misc

 
The Role of Non-State Agents in the Decentralization of Forest Resource Management in Nepal
Tatsuro Fujikura
International Workshop on "Incentive of Local Community for REDD and Semi-domestication of Non-timber Forest Products", Kyoto University      Jan 2013
Three Aspects of Community among the Tharus of Western Nepal
Tatsuro Fujikura
International Seminar on “Recreating Communities in a Globalized Setting” Kyoto University      Nov 2012
Political Mobilizations, Spatiality, and the Production of Locality in Western Nepal
Tatsuro Fujikura
International Conference on Changing Dynamics of Nepali Society and Politics organised by Alliance for Social Dialogue, Association for Nepal and Himalayan Studies and Social Science Baha, Shaker Hotel, Kathmandu      Aug 2011   [Refereed]
Federalism, Indigenousness, and the Production of Locality in Western Nepal
Tatsuro Fujikura
American Anthropological Association Meeting      Nov 2010   [Refereed]
Of Lands and Red Cards: The Bonded Laborers’ Freedom Movement and the Maoist People’s War in Nepal
Tatsuro Fujikura
Invited Session on‘Transnational Networks, Globalization and Social Movements’ Sponsored by Society of Cultural Anthropology, American Anthropological Association Annual Meeting, San Francisco      Nov 2008   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
"Inclusion" in Nepal in Transitional Period: Discursive Politics, Social Practice, Lived World
FUJIKURA Tatsuro (Part:Contributor, Inclusion into What? On the Movements for Ethnic Autonomy by the Madhesi and Tharu in Post-conflict Nepal)
Sangensha   Mar 2018   
Noodle Narratives: The Global Spread of an Industrial Food into the 21st Century
Frederick Errington, Tatsuro Fujikura, Deborah Gewertz
University of California Press   2013   
Discourses of Awareness: Development, Social Movements and the Practices of Freedom in Nepal
Tatsuro Fujikura
Kathmandu: Martin Chautari   2013   
"Participatory forest management systems in Nepal and challenges to make them sustainable" In Shigeo Kobayashi and Kanae Ishimaru eds. The Proceedings of the International Workshop on "Incentive of Local Community for REDD and Semi-domestication of Non-ti
Jagannath Adhikari and Tatsuro Fujikura
Secretariate of the International Workshop on "Incentive of Local Community for REDD and Semi-domestication of Non-timber Forest Products", Kyoto University   2012   
"Emancipation of Kamaiyas: Development, Social Movement, and Youth Activism in Post-Jana Andolan Nepal," in Arjun Guneratne ed. The Tarai: History, Society, Environment.
Fujikura, Tatsuro
Kathmandu: Social Science Baha   2011   
Nepal and Its Donors - Partners in Learning To Cope. In Alf Morten Jerve, Yasutami Shimomura and Annette Skovsted Hansen (eds.), Aid Relationship in Asia: Exploring Ownership in Japanese and Nordic Aid, pp. 133-150
Sharma, Sudhindra, Annette Skovsted Hansen, Tatsuro Fujikura and Juhani Koponen
New York: Palgrave   2008   
Sahayatadekhi saanthagaanthasamma (From aid to alliance; in Nepali), in Eiichi Sadamatsu, Saamaajik abhiyaan yaa bikaas sahaayataa, pp.5-17.
Tatsuro Fujikura
Kathmandu: Martin Chautari   2007   
The Bonded Agricultural Laborers' Freedom Movement in Western Nepal, In Hiroshi Ishii, David Gellner and Katsuo Nawa eds., Political and Social Transformations in North India and Nepal: Social Dynamics in Northern South Asia Vol.2.
Fujikura, Tatsuro
Delhi: Manohar,pp. 319-359   2007   
Crossing Disciplinary Boundaries and Re-visioning Area Studies: Perspectives from Asia and Africa.
MARUYAMA, Junko, WANG, Liulan, FUJIKURA, Tatsuro and ITO Masako (eds.)
Kyoto: Graduate School of Asian and African Area Studies, Kyoto University.   2006   
Kamaiya Mobilization as a Politics of Patience (in Nepali). In Bhaskar Gautam, Jagannath Adhikari, and Purna Basnet eds., Nepaalmaa Gariibiko Bahas (Debates on Poverty in Nepal), pp.184-196.
Tatsuro Fujikura
Kathmandu: Martin Chautari   2004   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
“Negotiating Democracy and Indigeneity in Post-Conflict Nepal: The Case of the Tharus in Western Tarai”
FUJIKURA Tatsuro
15 Jun 2019   
State Restructuring, Communities and the Practices of Mediation in Nepal and Beyond" [Invited]
FUJIKURA Tatsuro
Department of Sociology, Sikkim University   2 Sep 2018   
State Restructuring, Communities and the Practices of Mediation in Nepal and Beyond" [Invited]
FUJIKURA Tatsuro
Department of Political Science, Himachal Pradesh University   29 Aug 2018   
“Communities and Mediation in Post-conflict Nepal.”
FUJIKURA Tatsuro
Symposium on Peaceful Development in South Asia, Organized by INDAS-South Asia Project and Martin Chautari,Kathmandu, Nepal   6 Jan 2018   
"Modernity, Cultural Diversity and the Politics of ‘Inclusion’ in Nepal" [Invited]
FUJIKURA Tatsuro
Sikkim University-Kyoto University Joint Workshop   8 May 2017   

Research Grants & Projects

 
Reconstitution of Society during Post-conflict Period: Cases from South Asia
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): FUJIKURA Tatsuro
Development and Social Movements in South Asia
Project Year: 2009 - 2012