PUBLIC EVENTS 2021 ~ 2022

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With the Support of Sophia University Institute of Comparative Culture

Symposium: Confucian Scholars in the Late Tokugawa Period

Dec. 19, 2021, 13:00 ~ 16:30 (Tokyo time)

 

On Zoom. Please register from HERE

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Sophia University Institute of Comparative Culture presents a Panel Discussion on

"Looking at the 2021 Myanmar coup d'état as a Burmese student in Japan"

Moderated by:

David Slater, Sophia University

In cooperation with the Sophia Refugee Support Group

Dec. 11, 2021, 14:00 ~ (Tokyo time)

 

On Zoom. Please register from HERE

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Sophia University Institute of Comparative Culture Lecture for SORW

Screening of “Josō 2020” Female cross-dress boom in Japan: 

Discussion and Q&A with Sharon Kinsella and David Panos 

Sharon Kinsella (Director), University of Manchester

David Panos (Producer), Conditions Art Studio 

Nov. 26, 2021, 19:00 ~ approx. 20:30 (Tokyo time)

 

On Zoom. Please register from HERE

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Sophia University Institute of Comparative Culture Lecture for SORW

Citizen power reveals “What’s Happening in Myanmar”

Ayako Takada

Nov 20, 2021 18:30 (Tokyo time)

 

On Zoom. Please register from HERE

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Sophia University Institute of Comparative Culture Lecture for SORW

Another Japan is possible, too:

Free speech, knowledge transmission and the acceptance of human flaws in the world of Rakugo Storytellers 

Marco Di Francesco

Nov 9, 2021 18:30 (Tokyo time)

 

On Zoom. Please register from HERE

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Sophia University Institute of Comparative Culture Lecture for SORW

Family Networks in the Tokugawa Period 

Bettina Gramlich-Oka

Nov 11, 2021 18:30 (Tokyo time)

 

On Zoom. Please register from HERE

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Sophia University Institute of Comparative Culture Lecture for SORW

“Sushi Before Sushi, Umami Before Umami”

-- The Hidden (Fermented) History of Japanese Food.”

Eric C. Rath

Nov.6, 2021, 10:00~12:00

 

On Zoom. Please register from HERE

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Sophia University Institute of Comparative Culture Lecture Series 2021

CULTURAL HERITAGE AND RESILIENCE AMID COVID-19

Alice Guerville-Ballé

June 3, 2021, 19:00~20:00 (JST)

 

On Zoom. Please register from HERE

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Sophia University Institute of Comparative Culture 
Digital Social Science and Oral Narrative Research Unit presents 

Women Speaking up for Fukushima then and now:

video oral narrative research 

May 29, 2021, 10:00~11:30 (JST)

On Zoom. Please register from HERE

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Sophia University Institute of Comparative Culture Lecture Series 2021

Gambling, Dignity, and the Narcotic of Time in Tokyo's Day-Laborer District, San'ya

Klaus K. Y. Hammering

May 26, 2021, 19:00~20:00 (JST)

On Zoom. Please register from HERE

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“Special Lecture Series: Vulnerable Populations in Japan under Covid-19 Booklet” with talk abstracts, links to articles and videos is now available. 

Download PDF from HERE!

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Former online paper collection "Globalization, Food and Social Identities in the Asia Pacific Region (ICC, Sophia University, 2010)" is now available as a Reissued Collection.