Symposia and Lectures

Symposia and lectures of the current academic year

Fiscal 2019

No. 9 African Photo Exhibition will be held from July 1 to 22.

organizersInstitute of Asian, African, and Middle Eastern Studies Sophia University
AFRIC Africa
date and timeJuly 1(Mon) - 22 (Mon), 2019
venueSophia University, Yotsuya Campus
Library 1F
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admissionFree admission.
If you don't have ID of Sophia University, please drop by the reception desk at the 1st floor of the library.

No. 8 Symposium 'Landscape of African Studies in Japan' will be held on Saturday, July 13th.

organizersInstitute of Asian, African, and Middle Eastern Studies Sophia University

Co-organizers:
The Center for African Area Studies, Kyoto University
Research Center for African Studies, Institute of Advanced Global Studies (IAGS), University of Tokyo
African Studies Center, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies

Supported by:
Japan Association for Afircan Studies
Japan-Africa Academic Network (JAAN)
date and timeJuly 13th, 2019 (Sat.) 13:00-18:00
venueSophia University, Yotsuya Campus
Building no.10, 1F hall
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languageJapanese
admissionFree admittance. No reservation required. All who are interested are welcome to attend.

No. 7 Lecture on Shatila refugee camp will be held on Monday, June 24th.

date and timeJune 24th, 2019 (Mon.) 17:30-19:30 (Door open:17:15)
speakerMr. Yasunori Kawakami (Journalist)
venueSophia University, Yotsuya Campus
Building no.6, 5F Room 501
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languageJapanese
admissionPre-registration would be preferred.
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No. 6 Lecture on Sudan by Prof. Mohamed Abdin (Gakusyuin University) will be held on Thursday, June 13th.

organizersInstitute of Asian, African, and Middle Eastern Studies Sophia University
Kanto branch of Japan Association for African Studies
date and timeJune 13th, 2019 (Thurs.) 18:00-20:00
speakerProf. Mohamed Abdin (Gakusyuin University)
venueSophia University, Yotsuya Campus
Building no.12, 2F Room 201
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languageJapanese
admissionPre-registration would be preferred.
Please email:i-asianc@sophia.ac.jp

No. 5 Lecture on Gene Sharp will be held on Friday, May 31st.

organizerInstitute of Asian, African, and Middle Eastern Studies Sophia University
date and timeMay 31st, 2019 (Fri.) 17:30-19:30 (Door open:17:15)
speakerMs. Maki Taniguchi
(Lecturer, The University of Shiga Prefecture)
venueSophia University, Yotsuya Campus
Building no.2, 4F Room 414
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languageJapanese
admissionFree admittance. No reservation required. All who are interested are welcome to attend.

No. 4 Lecture on Camboidan shadow play will be held on Thursday, May 30th.

organizerInstitute of Asian, African, and Middle Eastern Studies Sophia University
date and timeMay 30th, 2019 (Thurs.) 18:00-20:00(Door open:17:40)
speakerMs. Tomoko Fukutomi (Lecturer, Sophia University)
venueSophia University, Yotsuya Campus
Bldg. no. 6, 5F Room 503
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languageJapanese
admissionFree admittance.
Please email for pre-registration:
i-asianc@sophia.ac.jp

No. 3 Lecture on food markets in Africa will be held on Wednesday, May 29th.

organizersInstitute of Asian, African, and Middle Eastern Studies Sophia University
AFRIC Africa
date and timeMay 29th, 2019 (Wed.) 17:00-19:00
speakerMs. Akiyo Shioya
The Center for African Area Studies (Kyoto University)
venueSophia University, Yotsuya Campus
Central Library 9F, Room 921
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languageJapanese
admissionFree admittance.
For pre-registration, please email:
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No. 2 Special Lecture On the occasion of Mahatma Gandhi’s 150th Birth Anniversary year will be held on Thursday, May 16th.

organizerInstitute of Asian, African, and Middle Eastern Studies Sophia University
date and timeMay 16th, 2019 (Thu.) 13:30-15:00
title“Gandhiji and Human Rights”
speakerMs. Shobhana Radhakrishna ( the Chief Functionary, Gandhian Forum for Ethical Corporate Governance, SCOPE, India)
venueSophia University, Yotsuya Campus
Building no.6, 4F Room 410
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languageEnglish
admissionPre-registration would be preferred.
Please email:i-asianc@sophia.ac.jp

No. 1 Lecture by Ms. Noriko Kaizuka (Social Compass, Cambodia) will be held on Monday, May 13th.

organizerInstitute of Asian, African, and Middle Eastern Studies Sophia University
date and timeMay 13th, 2019 (Mon.) 13:30-15:10 (Door open:13:10)
speakerNoriko Kaizuka (Social Compass)
https://socialcompass.jp/en/
venueSophia University, Yotsuya Campus
Central Library 9F, Room 911
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languageJapanese
admissionFree admittance.
Pre-registration would be preferred.
i-asianc@sophia.ac.jp