Summary of project
This study will investigate how people negotiate their relationships to sound in densely populated metropolises (primarily Tokyo and Kyoto). We will examine sound’s pivotal role in mediating relationships between public and private spheres in Japan. This anthropological research focuses on ‘sonic practice,’ a way of understanding the situated, embodied means by which sound is made significant, in places such as train stations, factories, concert halls, sports clubs, and therapeutic sessions.
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