Daniel Aldrich Awarded Fulbright Research Fellowship

Daniel Aldrich, author of Site Fights: Divisive Facilities and Civil Society in Japan and the West, has been awarded a Fulbright research fellowship for 2012-2013 to study the ongoing recovery process from the Tohoku disaster in Japan. Aldrich has distinguished himself as an authority on the event:

Japan’s 3/11 Triple Catastrophe Endures in Broken Families, Divided Towns (Bloomberg)
Social Networks and Japan’s 3/11 Disaster (Asia Pacific Memo)
Fukushima One Year Later (National Bureau of Asian Research)
Activists Challenge Japan’s “Nuclear Village” (Salon)
Fukushima Nuclear Disaster Sparks Renewed Activism (Eurasia Review)