MARI BOYD

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Name
MARI BOYD
E-mail
m-boydsophia.ac.jp
Affiliation
Sophia University
Job title
Professor Emeritus

Profile

1. Quietude in theatre: Ota Shogo's theatre of divestiture.
2. Object Theatre
3. Modern Japanese theatre

1991-3 : Fulbright Fellow
1973-4 : Mt Holyoke College Foreign Fellow
1972-3 : Rotary Foundation Fellow

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
2016
 - 
Today
Professor Emeritus, Sophia University
 
2006
 - 
2016
Senior Professor, Graduate School of Global Studies:Faculty of Liberal Arts, Sophia University
 

Published Papers

 
“Quietude in Intercultural Theatre: Phillip Zarrilli‘s 'Told by the Wind' and Okamura Yōjirō's 'Aminadab'”
BOYD MARIKO
"Comparative Theatre Review"   11(1)    Apr 2012   [Refereed][Invited]
“Okamura Yōjirō and his Contemporary Nō Play, 'Aminadab'" (translation)
BOYD MARIKO
Sophia International Review   (33) 1-22   Mar 2011
“Yaburegasa Chōan: Chōan and the Ripped Umbrella”(review)
BOYD MARIKO
Puppetry International   (27) 30-31   Jun 2010
“From Ōta Shōgo’s Earth Station to Wang Chong's E-Station”  
BOYD MARIKO
"TheatreForum"   (36) 66-72   Jun 2009   [Refereed]
Shizukana Geki no Taito(The rise of the theatre of quietude)
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Engeki Gakuronshu:Nihon Engeki Kiyo(The Japan Theater Research Association Bulletin)   41 97-110   2003   [Refereed][Invited]

Misc

 
Ota Shogo, Yamazaki Tetsu, and The Water Station.
BOYD MARIKO
The Encyclopedia of Asian Theatre, GreenWood Publishers      Jun 2006

Books etc

 
Revolutionary legend: the theatre world of Miyamoto Ken, 2017
MARI BOYD (Part:Joint Translation, Ken Miyamoto’s Hana Ichimonme)
2017   
ENGEKI:Japanese Theatre in the New Millennium 1/2
MARI BOYD (Part:Joint Translation, Nagai’sGot to Make Them Sing/ Hatasawa's What Are the Parents Like?)
Japan Playwrights Association   2017   
A History of Japanese Theatre
MARI BOYD (Part:Joint Work, Modern meta-patterns)
Cambridge U.P.   2016   
The Columbia Anthology of Drama
MARI BOYD (Part:Joint Translation, Earth Station /Poems for Sale w/introductions)
Columbia University Press   2015   
The Theatre of Inoue Hisashi "Partial Translation of Inoue Hisashi’s The Adventures of Zen Master Dogen”
MARI BOYD (Part:Single Translation)
Kanrin Shobō   Dec 2012   ISBN:978-4-87737-339-9
A critical study of the major plays by Inoue Hisashi.

Conference Activities & Talks

 
“Karakuri Automata, Then and Now”
BOYD MARI
Psi 20 Shanghai   Jul 2014   
“Rediscovery of Nō Aesthetics: Ōta Shōgo and the Theatre of Divestiture” [Invited]
BOYD MARI
Performing Japanese Traditions at Tel Aviv University   Jun 2014   
“Puppetry in the 21st Century” [Invited]
BOYD MARI
Wayang World Puppet Carnival, Jakarta   Sep 2013   
“Quietude in Intercultural Performance"
BOYD MARIKO
FIRT annual congress in Osaka   Aug 2011   FIRT
“Recent Innovations by the Youkiza Marionette Theatre Company”
BOYD MARIKO
Apr 2011   Puppetry and Post-Dramatic Performance: An International Conference on Performing Objects in the 21st Century.

Research Grants & Projects

 
Performing the Pacific Rim
HUM: 
Project Year: 1999 - 2000    Investigator(s): Barbara Sellers-Young
The purpose was to spend 3 years investigating the possibility of an area studies research in Pacific Rim theatre. However the funding was discontinued, so the study did not move beyond the preliminary stage of establishing common terms and develo...

Others

 
Sophia University Faculty of Liberal Arts, Department of Liberal Arts Professor
STORM (by Stephanie Leong), director
2007
Moderator, Theatre Translation Panel
2003
Chair,Young Scholar's session (ICTS)
2006
Chair, Samuel Beckett Symposium (ICC)
2007