Faculty

History of Science/ Cultural History

Etsuo Shirasugi

画像:Etsuo Shirasugi

・Transdisciplinary Arts Theory
・Applied Transdisciplinary Arts Theory C
・Transdisciplinary Arts Seminar
・Production Skills Workshop
・Guided Research I, II (Master’s Program)
・Transdisciplinary Arts Research: Theory I, II
・Guided Research I, II, III (Doctoral Program)

Profile

Ph.D. (Philosophy), Kyoto University. Study abroad (Philosophy), Peking University. Specializes in the history of Chinese thought and science.
Prior to joining AUA, Prof. Shirasugi was Professor, General Education Center Director, and Dean of the Graduate School of Tohoku University of Art and Design (Yamagata). He is the recipient of the Sinological Society of Japan Award (Philosophy / Thought category).

Research activities

<Selected publications>

2018
Seijuku shakai ni okeru geijutsu to jinbunchi: Ekkyo-suru ato no shiten [Art and humanity in mature societies: The transgressive viewpoint of art]. An International Conference on Transdisciplinary Arts 2018: Sendai Session. Akita University of Art
2016
Toyoigaku / kanpo: ‘katakori’ to ‘hie’ ni tsuite [Eastern Medicine / Chinese Traditional Medicine: ‘Stiff Necks’ and ‘Chills’]. Journal of the Research Department of the Toyo Bunko 97(4), pp.487-489. Toyo Bunko
2014
Hie to katakori: Shintaikankaku no kokogaku [Chills and Stiff Necks: The Archeology of Bodily Sensation]. Kodansha
2007
Envisioning the inner body during the Edo period in Japan: Inshoku yojo kagami (Rules of dietary life) and Boji yojo kagami (Rules of sexual life). Anatomical Science International 82(1), pp.46-52. Japanese Association of Anatomists