Symposium: Approaches to Endangered Languages in Japan and Northeast Asia: Description, Documentation and Revitalization

Date / Time / Place

Sun 5 Aug 2018 10:00~16:00
Mon 6 Aug 2018 9:00~18:45
Tue 7 Aug 2018 9:00~18:10
Wed 8 Aug 2018 9:00~17:00
Place:National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics (NINJAL)
10-2 Midori-cho, Tachikawa City, Tokyo


Aug 5(Sun)
Poster Presentations and Satellite Workshop

Aug 6(Mon)
Ryukyu, Hachijo and Japanese

Aug 7(Tue)
Ainu and Northeast Asia

Aug 8(Wed)
Documentation and Revitalization

For more details, please see here and the following website.

Contact details: ael[at]*Please replace [at] with @)

Pre-registration / Admission

Pre-registration is needed. Please register your information in the following page by July 27.

until 6 July, 2018
The early-bird registration fee will be JPY 5,000 (regular)/JPY3,500 (student, MA student, PhD student) .
From 7 July, 2018
the registration fee increases with JPY7,000 (all).
Lunch will be provided each day from 5 August to 8 August. The lunch fee is included in the registration fee.


Language: English

Jointly sponsered by Endangered Languages and Dialects in Japan, NINJAL,
Core Project “Linguistic Dynamics Science3” (LingDy3),
Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (S) Comparative historical research
on Ryukyuan by using linguistic family trees

For the latest information, please refer to the following link.