Makoto Harris Takao

PhD Makoto Harris Takao

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
School of Music
1114 W. Nevada St.
Urbana, IL 61801

Position / Tätigkeit:

Assistant Professor of Musicology, Affiliated Faculty with the Center for East Asian and Pacific Studies and the Center for Global Studies

Forschungs- und Interessengebiete:
  • History of Christianity in Japan
  • Music and the early modern Jesuits
  • Music and/in Global History (›Global Music History‹)
  • History of Emotions
  • Historical and contemporary approaches to Japanese Music Studies
  • Colonial alterity and the early music revival
wichtigste Veröffentlichungen:

›In Their Own Way‹: Contrafactal Practices in Japanese Christian Communities During the 16th Century, in: Early Music 47 (2019), pp. 183-198

Tokugawa Confucian Sermons as Popular Emotional Education: The Moral and Pedagogical Philosophy of Hosoi Heishū, in: Journal of Religious History 45 (2021), pp. 50-67

The Concept of Religion in Meiji Popular Discourse: An Analysis of the Newspaper Yomiuri Shimbun, in: Contributions to the History of Concepts 16 (2021), pp. 40-62