Dr. Iza Kavedzija

Dr Iza Kavedzija

Dr. Iza Kavedzija is a senior lecturer in anthropology at the University of Exeter and an anthropologist of Japan. Her doctoral research examined the creation of meaning in life among older people in Osaka, and her current area of research is an ethnographic study of young contemporary artists in Osaka. She’s also the author of Making Meaningful Lives: Tales from an Aging Japan.


020 – Dr. Iza Kavedzija on Happiness and Ikigai – Insights From Ageing Japan