Noriko Manabe's Publications


  • The Revolution Will Not Be Televised: Music and the Antinuclear Movement in Japan Post-Fukushima Daiichi. Oxford University Press, forthcoming.
  • The Revolution Remixed: A Typology of Intertextuality in Protest Songs. Oxford University Press, forthcoming. 

Peer-reviewed journals

  • “Globalization and Japanese Creativity: Adaptation of Japanese Language to Rap.” Ethnomusicology 50/1 (Winter 2006): 1-36. Analyzes the interaction of Japanese prosody, rhythms, and rhymes in rap. Abstract
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 Chapters in edited volumes 

  • Hip-Hop and Reggae in Recent Japanese Social Movements.” In Two Haiku and a Microphone: Traveling Texts and the Work of Afro-Japanese Cultural Production, ed. William H. Bridges IV and Nina Cornyetz. Lanham, MD: Lexington Books, 2015, forthcoming. Invited submission; under contract.
  • "Hip-Hop in Japan: Alternative stories." In Cambridge Companion to Hip-Hop, ed. Justin Williams. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2015, in press.
Chapters in conference proceedings
  • Reinterpretaciones del son: Versiones de Motivos de son de Guillén por Grenet, García Caturla, y Roldán.” In El son y la salsa en la identidad del Caribe, ed. DaríoTejeda and Rafael Yunén. Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic: Centro León, Instituto de Estudios Caribeños, Secretaría de Estado de Cultura, 2008.

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