The 4th Open Symposium “Construction of the Face-Body Studies in Transcultural Conditions”

Date / Time / Place

Date/Time:Sat 7 Dec 2019 14:00–18:30
Place:ILCAA Large Conference Room(303) , 3F, ILCAA (Asahicho3-11-1, Fuchu-shi, Tokyo,183-8534)
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14:00-14:05 Ikuya TOKORO (ILCAA) “Opening Remarks”
14:05-14:10 Masami YAMAGUCHI (Chuo University) “Opening Speech”
14:10-14:40 Shuntaro OKAZAKI (SHISEIDO Global Innovation Center) “Cognitive science approach to interpersonal coordination”
14:40-15:10 Kohske TAKAHASHI (Chukyo University), Masaki SHIMADA (Teikyo University of Science), Takanori OISHI (Tokyo University of Foreign Studies), Kun QIAN (Kyushu University), Xiaojie TIAN (Tsukuba University) “Diversity of face and body: a tale from the field experiment”
15:30-16:00 Yayoi KOTANI (Shinshu University) “Philosophical research of Mask(Face)and Action (Body) of 'Noh': Potentiality and prospects of 'Noh' in the Face-Body Studies”
16:00-16:30 Ikuya TOKORO (ILCAA) “Representation of Bodies in Kawaii/Otaku Culture: Fieldwork with Animme Fandom in Southeast Asia”
16:40-16:55 Tomohisa SATO (The Archival Research Center of Kyoto City University of Arts) Comment 1
16:55-17:10 So KANAZAWA (Japan Women's University) Comment 2
17:10-18:30 Discussion


Language: Japanese
Admission: Free
No pre-registration is needed.

Jointly sponsored by

Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research on Innovative Areas (Research in a proposed research area) “Construction of the Face-Body Studies in Transcultural Conditions”(Principal Investigator: Masami YAMAGUCHI (Chuo University) Project/Area Number: 1901), Core Project“The Potential Value of Indigenous Knowledge in Managing Hazards in Asia and Africa: The Anthropological Explorations into the Linkage of Micro-Macro Perspectives 2”

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