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English edition
Diaphanes – Hors-série
An essential book for readers engaged with film and performance, urban cultures and architecture, and Japan's experimental art and its histories.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
This collection of texts offers a philosophical and textual analysis of the work of butō dance creator, Hijikata Tatsumi. The author, the philosopher and translator Uno Kuniichi, gives a deterritorializing reading of the Japanese dancer and choreographer, linking him to figures like Genet or Artaud, while restoring his own specificity.

French edition
Centre National de la Danse – Recherches (livres numériques)
A fascinating reflection on the reception of butoh dance in France.

French edition
Les presses du réel – Avant-gardes
A critical analysis of Hijikata Tatsumi's Butoh dance.