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29 June 2016 (Wed.)
16:00‐18:00
Lecture on the modern history of Central Eurasia by Dr. Jampeissova
[open]
  • Speaker: Dr. Zhanar Jampeissova (L.N.Gumilyov Eurasian National University)
  • Title: Imperial statistical survey on the Kazakh Steppe led by F. Shcherbina during the second half of 19c. and the beginning of 20c.: designing the “Nomadic community”
  • Language: English
  • Admission: Free
  • No pre-registration is needed.
  • Jointly sponsored by
    ILCAA Middle East and Islamic Studies (NIHU Area Studies Project for the Modern Middle East) and JSPS Grant-In-Aid for Scientific Research (Principal Investigator: Jin NODA (ILCAA) Research Project Number:15K02914)
Hongo Satellite 7F
2 July 2016 (Sat.)
13:30-17:30
The 2nd meeting, ILCAA Joint Research Project “A Comprehensive Study of Tone/Accent Languages of Africa”
  • 1. Katsuhiko SHIOTA (ILCAA Joint Researcher, Osaka University) “Tone Patterns of West-African Languages as Seen in Yoruba and Hausa”
  • 2. Yuko ABE (ILCAA Joint Researcher, ILCAA Research Associate) “Tone Patterns of Bende”
301
2 July 2016 (Sat.)
9:50–19:30
– 3 July 2016 (Sun.)
10:00–16:40
The 7th meeting, ILCAA Joint Research Project “A Study of the Accent and Intonation of Korean Dialects”
[open]

Japanese and Korean accent: diachrony, reconstruction, and typology

  • 2 July
  • 1. Opening remarks
  • 2. Clemens POPPE (ILCAA Joint Researcher, National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics) “The role of word prosodic structure in the analysis of Japanese and Korean accent systems”
  • 3. Tatsuya HIRAKO (Komazawa University) “Issues on the Gairin type accent”
  • 4. Hyun Kyung HWANG (National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics) “Biased questions in Tokyo Japanese and South Kyeongsang Korean”
  • 5. Munsuk LEE (ILCAA Joint Researcher, Tokyo University of Science) “Accent in Korean dialects and onset types”
  • 6. Haruo KUBOZONO (National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics) “Mora and syllable in the pitch accent system of Koshikijima Japanese”
  • 7. Elisabeth de Boer “Universals of tone rules and Japanese”
  • 8. Rei FUKUI (ILCAA Joint Researcher, The University of Tokyo) “Accent shift in Korean and Japanese”
  • 9. S. Robert Ramsey (Maryland University) “Naturalness and Parsimony in Historical Reconstruction”
  • 10. Banquet
  • 3 July
  • 1. Jaehyun SON (ILCAA Joint Researcher, Duksung Women’s University) “Accent Types and Their Correspondences in Korean”
  • 2. Akira UTSUGI (ILCAA Joint Researcher, Nagoya University) “Kyungsang Korean tonal system from the perspective of sentence prosody”
  • 3. Young suk Kang (ILCAA Joint Researcher, ILCAA Junior Fellow) “Accents of compound verbs in Busan dialect of Korean”
  • 4. Hyangsook Sohn & Micheal Kenstowicz (Kyungpook National University & Massachusetts Institute of Technology) “The accent of Korean names”
  • 5. Akiko MATSUMORI (Japan Women’s University) “Reconstruction of the accentual system of Proto-Northern Ryukyuan”
  • 6. Thomas Pellard (French National Centre for Scientific Research) “Typological and historical-comparative perspectives on tone and vowel length in Ryukyuan”
  • 7. Yosuke IGARASHI (Hitotsubashi University) “A unified list of cognate words in Japanese and Ryukyuan for the purpose of historical comparative linguistics”
  • 8. Zendo UWANO (Professor emeritus, The University of Tokyo) “On Hattori’s hypothesis: Does shortening of long vowels produce an accent kernel?”
  • 9. Closing remarks
  • Languages: English and Japanese
  • Pre-registration is needed.
  • For more details, please refer to the following web page.
Jointly sponsored by
ILCAA, ILCAA Joint Research Project “A Study of the Accent and Intonation of Korean Dialects”
303
3 July 2016 (Sun.)
10:00‐16:00
The 4th meeting, ILCAA Joint Research Project “Typological Study on “Altaic-type” Languages.”
  • 1. Heekyung CHAE (ILCAA Joint Researcher, Graduate School of Global Studies, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies) “The Noun+Noun Complex and Noun+Verb Complex in Nivkh”
  • 2. Ryo MATSUMOTO (ILCAA Joint Researcher, Kyoto University of Foreign Studies) “A few types of compounding in Evenki and Nenets”
  • 3. Shinjiro KAZAMA (ILCAA Joint Researcher, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies) “On the internally-headed relative clause construction in Altaic-type languages”
  • 4. Discussion
Organized by
Linguistic Dynamics Science Project (LingDy3)
304
5 July 2016 (Tue.)
10:30-11:30
The third LingDy Forum in 2016
[open]
  • Stefan Schnell (University of Melbourne) & Nils Schiborr (University of Bamberg) “Referential choice in 3-participant constructions“
  • Abstract
  • Language: English
  • Admission: Free
  • No pre-registration is needed.
Organized by
Linguistic Dynamics Science Project (LingDy3)
304
6 July 2016 (Wed.)
14:30‐15:30
Field linguistics workshop: Technical Workshop: Lecture on Corpus building in lesser-described languages, with specific focus on referential strategies research across diverse languages
[open]
Jointly sponsored by
Linguistic Dynamics Science Project (LingDy3)
304
7 July 2016 (Thu.)
19:00–20:30
FIELDPLUS café
[open]

FIELDPLUS café “In search of human-computer relationship : On the interaction between shogi player and software in the modern shogi”

  • Speaker: Akinori KUBO (Hitotsubashi University)
  • Moderator: Yoichi TAKAMATSU (ILCAA, Chief editor of FIELDPLUS)
  • Language: Japanese
  • Please see here for the registration (in Japanese).
Organized by
FIELDPLUS Editors
Rokujigen(1-10-3 Kamiogi, Suginami-ku, Tokyo)
7 July 2016 (Thu.)
19:00-21:20,
14 July 2016 (Thu.)
19:00-21:20
Screenings of Masterpieces of Tibetan films commemorating the release of “The Path of the Soul”
[open]

7 July, “The Silent Holy Stones”

  • Open at 18:30, Start at 19:00
  • Screening of a Tibetan film by Pema Tseden “The Silent Holy Stones” (w/ Japanese and English subtitles)
  • Talk by Izumi HOSHI (ILCAA)

14 July, “The Sun Beaten Path”

  • Open at 18:30, Start at 19:00
  • Screening of a Tibetan film by Sonthar Gyal “The Sun Beaten Path” (w/ Japanese subtitles)
  • Talk by Izumi HOSHI (ILCAA)
  • Tickt Prices: Advance: ¥1,300, On site: ¥1,600
  • For more details, please see here.
Jointly sponsored by
MOVIOLA and ILCAA, TUFS
Cooperated by
The Fukuoka City Public Library
Institut français du Japon – Tokyo
15 Ichigaya-funagawara-machi, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo 162-8415
9 July 2016 (Sat.)
10:30-19:30
Overseas Scientific Research Forum
[open]
  • 10:30-12:30 Workshop: Field Science as documentation: collect, measure and count
  • 1. Shuhei UDA (National Museum of Ethnology) “The Defining Concept and Understanding the Case. The study of Cormorant fishing, from China to Japan, and Macedonia.”
  • 2. Koutaro Ould MAENO (Japan International Research Center for Agricultural Sciences) “The battle against the Desert Locust in Africa”
  • 12:30-12:35  Short Announcement about Festa: Poster Session on Overseas Scientific Research
  • 12:35-14:00 (Lunch break)
  • 14:00-14:30 General meeting *
  • 14:30-15:10 Questions and Answers of Grant Administration in Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research in three meeting places *
  • 15:10-17:10 Section meetings by research areas *
  • 17:30-19:30 Reception *
  • ※12:35-17:30 Festa: Poster Session on Overseas Scientific Research
  • * : Pre-registration is required.
  • Language: Japanese
  • For more details, please see here. (in Japanese)
Organized by
ILCAA
ILCAA
10 July 2016 (Sun.)
13:00—17:30
The 7th meeting, ILCAA Joint Research Project “Citizenship and Political Participation: Comparative Study of the Influence of Migrants and Refugees on Community Development and Social Welfare”
  • 1. Tadayuki KUBO (ILCAA Joint Researcher, Otsuma Women’s University) “Refugees, Civil Society and NGOs: From the perspectives of Burmese Refugees”
  • 2. Kenichi YANAI (ILCAA Joint Researcher, Kwansei Gakuin University) “Does Magna Carta protect the right to remain homeland?”
  • 3. Research meeting
306
16 July 2016 (Sat.)
13:00—19:00
The 7th meeting, ILCAA Joint Research Project “Multi-disciplinary Study on Islam and Cultural Diversity in Southeast Asia (The Second Term)”
[open]
  • 1. Yumi SUGAHARA (ILCAA Joint Researcher, Osaka University) “Indonesian National History and Islam (tentative)”
  • 2. Naoki SODA (ILCAA Joint Researcher, Tokyo University of Foreign Studie) “Perceptions of History in Malay School Textbooks in Colonial Malaya: With Special Reference to Descriptions of Islam/Muslims”
  • 3. Ikuya TOKORO (ILCAA) “On Muslim Separatism in Southern Philippines: Future of Mindanao Conflict under New Duterte Administration”
  • Comment: Aiko NISHIKIDA (ILCAA)
  • Laungage: Japanese
306
24 July 2016 (Sun.)
10:00—15:00
The 1st meeting, ILCAA Joint Research Project “Studies on Reference Grammars”
  • 1. Honoré WATANABE (ILCAA) “Introduction to the project”
  • 2. Yasuhiro YAMAKOSHI (ILCAA) “Reference grammars on Mongolic languages”
  • 3. Norikazu KOGURA (ILCAA) “Reference grammars on Tungusic languages”
Organized by
Linguistic Dynamics Science (LingDy3)
306
30 July 2016 (Sat.)
13:00‐19:00
- 31 July 2016 (Sun.)
9:00‐15:30
The 4th meeting, ILCAA Joint Research Project “Human Society in Evolutionary Perspectives (4)”

30 July

  1. David S. SPRAGUE (ILCAA Joint Researcher, Institute for Agro-Environmental Sciences, NARO) “The Death Rate: Interpretations of Mortality in Life History Theory and Ecology”
  2. Naoki KASUGA (ILCAA Joint Researcher, Hitotsubashi University) “Some considerations on family and alliance.”

31 July

  1. Masakazu TANAKA (ILCAA Joint Researcher, Kyoto University) “On Guides/Educators of the Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum, who Live with Traumatic Experiences of Holocaust Survivors.”
  2. Koji KITAMURA (ILCAA Joint Researcher, Okayama University) ”The way of life in front of the extremes of extinction and revival.”
Seifuso Villa, Kyoto University

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