Adam Broinowski

Adam Broinowski

Post doctoral research fellow
Pacific and Asian History


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Dr Adam Broinowski

Adam Broinowski is an Australian Research Council postdoctoral research fellow at the school of Culture, History and Language in the College of Asia and the Pacific at the Australian National University. Bringing his other life of theatre and filmmaking to scholarship, Adam's PhD at the Centre for Ideas and the School of Philosophical and Historical Studies, University of Melbourne examined Hijikata Tatsumi and his pioneering dance form Ankoku Butoh in light of postwar occupation culture in Japan and its continuation in the work of contemporary theatre company Gekidan Kaitaisha. His book, Cultural Responses to Occupation in Japan: The Performing Body during the Cold War and after is forthcoming in 2015, and his current research project is concerned with understandings of radioactive contamination since 1945.

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