About - ŌUCHI Fumi

Ôuchi Fumi

is Professor in the Department of Music at Miyagi Gakuin Women's University. She specializes in ethnomusicology and the study of Japanese religion. Her publications include "Buddhist Liturgical Chanting in Japan: Vocalisation and the Practice of Attaining Buddhahood," in Grammars and Morphologies of Ritual Practices in Asia. Wiesbaden: Harrassowitz Verlag (2010) and "Shômyô no biteki hyôgenryoku to kennô" in Lucia Dolce and Matsumoto Ikuyo, Girei no chikara (Kyoto, 2010).