International Symposium"Art and Disability: The cases from Africa and Asia"

13:00-17:30, Sunday, 25th June 2017

Date/Time 25 June 2017 (Sun.) 13:00 ‐ 17:30
Venue Multimedia Conference Room(304), 3F, ILCAA, TUFS
(Asahicho 3-11-1, Fuchu-shi, Tokyo, 183-8534)
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Details 13:00-13:10 Opening
13:10-13:50 HANDS OF A GOZE (blind female musician): the Tactile Culture of Visually-impaired People in Modern Japan. Kojiro HIROSE (National Museum of Ethnology)
13:50-14:00 Q&A
14:10-14:50 Imperfect Bodies and Comedy in Balinese Theater. Yukako YOSHIDA (ILCAA)
14:50-15:00 Q&A
15:10-15:50 7th Art and Disability in Sub-Saharan Africa: Staging of Altered Bodies and Process of Normalization.
Aggee Celestin Lomo Myazhiom (ILCAA Visiting Professor)
15:50-16:00 Q&A
16:10-16:30 Comments. Mikako TODA (Research Fellow, National Museum of Ethnology)
16:30-17:30 Discussion
For details, please see here .
Languages English
Admission Free
No pre-registration is needed.
Jointly sponsored by ILCAA Core resarch program "The potential value of indigenous knowledge in managing hazards in Asia and Africa: Anthropological explorations linking micro-macro perspectives 2" and Grants-in-Aid for Scientific Research(Principal Investigator: Ryoko NISHII (ILCAA) Research Project Number:17H00948)