A Body in Fukushima: Reflections on the nuclear in everyday life

A Body in Fukushima exhibition

Since 2014 Eiko Otake and William Johnston have photographed the performer among the ruins and abandoned places that have been left in the aftermath of the Fukushima nuclear catastrophe of March 2011. 

Exhibit Locations: 

  • Robarts Library, 1st Floor exhibition area, 130 St. George Street
  • Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library, 8th floor of Robarts Library, 130 St. George Street
  • Toronto Reference Library, 3rd and 5th floors, 789 Yonge Street

Free admission - All welcome

This exhibition is one part of the series of events. There is also a video screening and a symposium. Details here: https://uoft.me/ABodyInFukushimaRSVP


  • Dr. David Chu Program in Asia-Pacific Studies


  • University of Toronto Libraries
  • Toronto Reference Library
  • Asian Institute, University of Toronto


  • East Asian Studies Department, University of Toronto
  • School of Image Arts, Ryerson University
Event date
Cheng Yu Tung East Asian Library, 1/F Robarts Library, Toronto Reference Library