Bébio is a Doctor of Engineering, specializing in the architectural, urban and territorial history of Japanese port towns during the 16th and 17th centuries. Other interests include exchanges between Europeans and Asians during this period, as well as Medieval art.
As an affiliated researcher Bébio contributes to the Edo project.
Professor Donatella Calabi, Emerita professor of Urban History, Università Iuav di Venezia, Italy.
Professor Laura Gowing, Department of History, Kings College London, United Kingdom.
Professor Masashi Haneda, Institute of Advanced Studies on Asia, The University of Tokyo, Japan.
Professor Takeshi Ito, Department of Architecture, Graduate School of Engineering, The University of Tokyo, Japan.
Professor Miki Sugiura, Faculty of Economics, Hosei University Tokyo, Japan.
Previous Team Members
Eva van Kemenade
Eva is a History Research Master student at the University of Amsterdam. She specialises in early modern History of the Book, History of Ideas and power relations within urban space as expressed in popular culture.
Eva worked with Danielle on the Eurasian Perspective project
Lisa is a postdoctoral scholar at the Graduate School Intellectual Global History at Freie Universität Berlin.
Lisa was a Visiting Researcher in our project in the summer of 2018 and a speaker at our ‘Mobilities in History’ Workshop.