Ph.D. in Asian Theatre and Dance, University of Hawaii/East-West Center
“Where Rivers Meet” performance report, Asian Theatre Journal 33: 2 (forthcoming)
“Puppets Dancing, Dancing Puppets: Some interconnected thoughts,” Puppetry International 33 (Spring/Summer 2013): 33-35
Review of “ShadowLight Productions: Explorations of the Shadow World (8 DVD set)” in Asian Cinema 21:2 (Fall/Winter 2010), pp. 315-319.
Association of Asian Performances conference in Montreal (29-30 July). Paper presentation http://www.yavanika.org/aaponline/?p=457
Participant in Research Workshop: Performing Japanese
Traditions/Temporal and Spatial Reconsiderations of Dramatics, Poetics, and Ritual Practices (Tel Aviv University, June 15-17, 2014) [PDF of Schedule]
Puppetry and Dance: A Continuum (Paper Presentation at Dancing Between Disciplines and Cultures conference), Long Island University/Post campus, November 2012.
“Living Dolls: The Films of Kawamoto Kihachirō,” Association of Asian Performance conference (Chicago, August 2011).
Guest curator of outreach Film Series to accompany “Where Rivers Meet” festival, San Antonio/Austin/Huston, Texas http://www.theatrenohgaku.org/whereriversmeet
Coordinator of lecture-demos by koto performers from Japan, and by American instructor of Noh drama., CWRU.
Japan Society/NY, talk on bunraku puppet theatre, 1997.