Yukihiko Yoshida is a dance critic, researcher and educator. He is a committee member of the Dance Critics Society of Japan and has written numerous reviews and articles for dance magazines and newspapers. He also works for network divisions of academic organisations, constructing research grids on dance. He studies and teaches Media Studies, Theatre Research, Cognitive Science (Cognition Studies), Film Studies and Dance Studies.
Yukihiko Yoshida (PhD Candidate, Graduate School for Media and Governance, Keio University) began work on creating an interdisciplinary dance research network in Japan in 2000. Although the technology to which Yuki refers is now mostly obsolete, his story is interesting from an historical perspective.