Upcoming appearances

Upcoming Appearances


  • “Music, Healing, and Commemoration of the Hiroshima and Nagasaki Bombings.”
    • Association for Asian Studies, Seattle, April 2, 2016.
  • “Cyberspace, music, and participation in the Japanese antinuclear movement.”
    • Cultural Typhoon, Tokyo, July 2-3, 2016.
  • “Musical Expressions of Atomic Holocaust in Hiroshima and Nagasaki."
    • Roundtable, "Apocalypse, Ecomusicology, and Radical Listening," AMS Ecocriticism Study Group, Vancouver, November 3, 2016.
  • "Meters in Global Context."
    • Session Chair, Society for Music Theory, November 4, 2016.
    • "An Ironic Protest Song?: The Ambiguity of Kendrick Lamar’s 'Alright.'"
      • Society for Music Theory, Popular Music Study Group, Vancouver, November 5, 2016.
  • "'Hiroshima Rages, Nagasaki Prays': Music and Commemoration of the Atomic Bomb."
    • Society for Ethnomusicology, Washington, DC, November 10-13, 2016.
  • "Musical Expressions of Atomic Holocaust in Hiroshima and Nagasaki."
    • International Musicological Society, Tokyo, March 19-23, 2017.


Jan 8 (Fri), 6pm: Topos Bookstore

788 Woodward Avenue, Queens


Jan 30 (Sat), 3pm: Kinokuniya NYC

1073 Avenue of the Americas between 40th and 41st Streets, Manhattan

in conversation with Jonathan Pieslak, author of Radicalism and Music: An Introduction to the Music Cultures of al-Qa’ida, Racist Skinheads, Christian-Affiliated Radicals, and Eco-Animal Rights Militants (Wesleyan University Press, 2015).


Feb 20 (Sat), 3pm: Potter's House DC

1658 Columbia Road Northwest, Washington, DC


Mar 9 (Wed), 6pm: Labyrinth Bookstore

122 Nassau Street, Princeton, NJ

In conversation with Jonathan Pieslak


Mar 23 (Wed), 7pm: Wooden Shoe Books

704 South Street

Philadelphia, PA


Apr 2 (Sat), 7pm: Elliot Bay Book Company

1521 10th Avenue

Seattle, Washington 98122


April 16 (Sat), 5pm: Subtext Books

6 W 5th Street

St Paul, MN 55102


Past conference presentations

Noriko Manabe www.norikomanabe.com Contact nmanabe at princeton dot edu