Colloquium on the Field Science “Encountering sex in the field, finding the field through sex: A way of dealing with Islam and Gender”

Date / Time / Place

Date/Time:Fri 10 Jan 2020 14:00–17:00
Place:ILCAA Multimedia Conference Room (304), 3F, ILCAA (Asahicho3-11-1, Fuchu-shi, Tokyo,183-8534)
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1. Junko TORIYAMA (Ritsumeikan University) “An irritating problem or an opportunity: encountering one's own sex in the field?”

2. Masaki OKADO (Sophia University) “Puzzling Sexuality: My Fieldwork Experience in Egypt”

3. Kouta OGURI (Tokyo University of Foreign Studies) “Where Two Oceans Meet: Caring Touch in Hong Kong”

4. Saki YAMAMOTO (Ochanomizu University) “Encountering Sex inside the Car: Through Conversations with Taxi Drivers in Algiers”

5. Erika KAGAWA (Kyoto University) “Feeling “Awkward”: Fieldwork in Pakistan”


Language: Japanese
Admission: Free
No pre-registration is needed.
For details, please see the website below. (In Japanese)

Jointly Sponsored by

Field Science Center (FSC), Grant-in-aid for scientific research (A) “Basic Synthetic Research for the Construction of Islam & Gender Studies” (Project Leader: Eiji NAGASAWA (ILCAA Research Fellow, Professor Emeritus, The University of Tokyo) Project Number: 16H01899), Ritsumeikan University Center for Middle Eastern and Islamic Studies (CMEIS)

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