Ayumi Fujioka

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Name
Ayumi Fujioka
E-mail
ayumisugiyama-u.ac.jp
Affiliation
Sugiyama Jogakuen University
Section
School of Cross-Cultural Studies, Department of Classical and Contemporary Cultures
Job title
Professor
Research funding number
20279722

Profile

Professor in Theatre Studies. My research has been centred on various aspects of the Edwardian theatre and comparative theatre. I currently conduct the following research projects; the founding process of National Theatre; the intercultural relationship between British and Japanese theatre in the early 20th century; theatrical trans-Asia and Pacific.

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
 
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Today
Professor, School of Cross-cultural Studies, Sugiyama Jogakuen University
 
 
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Mar 2018
Associate Professor, School of Cross-cultural Studies, Sugiyama Jogakuen University
 
 
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Mar 2015
Part time Lecturer, Department of Theatre Studies, School of Letters, Meiji University
 
 
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Mar 2017
Visiting Scholar, Japan Research Centre, SOAS University of London
 
 
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Mar 2007
Lecturer, School of Economics, Kaetsu Women's College
 

Education

 
 
   
 
Theatre Studies, PhD, Faculty of Literature, Meiji University Graduate School of Letters
 
 
   
 
Educational Theatre, MA, Graduate School of Education, New York University
 
 
   
 
TESOL, MA, Graguate School of Education, New York University
 

Published Papers

 
Ayumi Fujioka
The Journal of Global Theatre History   3(1) 1-18   Apr 2019   [Refereed]
(Article) The Sky-high Carnival 'A Midsummer Night's Dream': The Direction of Emma Rice
Ayumi Fujioka
Programme for MSP      Nov 2016   [Invited]
(Full paper) The Intercultural and Gendered Dynamics in the Context of ‘New Woman’: The Case of Elizabeth Robins
Ayumi Fujioka
Sugiyama University Collection of Essays vol. 45      Mar 2014
Ayumi Fujioka
Meiji University PR Press      Jan 2013   [Invited]
(Article) The Waste Land, or the Happiest Arden Woods
Ayumi Fujioka
Programme for MSP      Nov 2012   [Invited]

Books etc

 
(Book) Critical Aspects of Theatre Studies Vol. 2
Ayumi Fujioka (Part:Joint Editor, Chap 4 The Birth of Repertory Theatre Movement)
Sankeisha   May 2015   ISBN:978-4864873819
(Book) Theatre and Culture in London: A History of Modern British Theatre
Ayumi Fujioka (Part:Supervisor, Introduction, Chap 3 Dane Leno and Pantomime Wonderland, Chap 4 An Imagined National Theatre: Royal Court Theatre)
Asahi Press   May 2015   ISBN:978-4255008271
(Book) Critical Aspects of Theatre Studies
Ayumi Fujioka (Part:Joint Editor, Chap 3 An actress Who Tells the Story of ‘herself’ Emerged; Elizabeth Robins in British Modern Theatre)
Sankeisha   Apr 2011   ISBN:978-4883618316
(Book: Translation) Twenty Century Actor Training
Ayumi Fujioka (Part:Joint Translation, Chap 9 Peter Brook)
Jiritsu-shobou   Nov 2004   ISBN:978-4880593029

Conference Activities & Talks

 
(Conference Presentation) People's Theatre in 1920s Japan: Minshu-Engeki in the Context of Urbanisation and Decentralisation
Ayumi Fujioka
International Federation for Theatre Research World Congress(Shanghai Theatre Acedemy, Shanghai, China)   Jul 2019   
(Seminar) Love, Taboo and Obsession: Torahiko Kori's Experimental Noh Play 'Dojoji' within the Framework of Western Drama [Invited]
Ayumi Fujioka
Royal Holloway, University of London Research Seminar   Mar 2019   
The Imperial Theatre and Playwright Kan Kikuchi: Changing Ethics of the Communities in Modern Tokyo
Ayumi Fujioka
Society for English Studies Theatrical Trans-Asia and Pacific Study Group(Nihon University, Japan)   Mar 2019   
(Seminar) Migration of Voices: Modern Japanese Playwright Torahiko Kori in London [Invited]
Ayumi Fujioka
Royal Holloway, University of London Research Seminar   Dec 2018   
(Conference Presentation) A View of 20c Theatrical Trans-Asia and Pacific: the Cases of Korea, Singapore, and Philippines
Ayumi Fujioka
Society for English Studies Theatrical Trans-Asia and Pacific Study Group(Kyoto Gakuen University, Japan)   Sep 2018   

Research Grants & Projects

 
An Examination of Public Sphere in the Founding Process of National Theatre: The Birth of 'Our Theatre'
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2023    Investigator(s): Ayumi Fujioka
Study Group: Theatrical Trans-Asia and Pacific
Society for English Studies: Grant for Publishing
Project Year: May 2018 - Dec 2021    Investigator(s): Ayumi Fujioka
The Concept of 'Nation' in the Founding Process of British National Theatre
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Ayumi Fujioka
Nationalism/Internationalism in the Founding Process of British National Theatre
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2013 - Mar 2016    Investigator(s): Ayumi Fujioka
Study Group: Theatre and Culture in London
Society for English Studies: Grant for Publishing
Project Year: Nov 2011 - Jun 2015    Investigator(s): Ayumi Fujioka