The 7th Open Symposium “Construction of the Face-Body Studies in Transcultural Conditions”

Date & Place

Sat 21 Jan 2023 14:00-18:00
303 Large Conference Room Research Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa, TUFS


14:00–14:05 Ikuya TOKORO (ILCAA) “Introduction”
14:05–14:15 Masami YAMAGUCHI (Chuo University) “Opening Remarks”
14:15–14:45 Kae MUKAI (Waseda University) “Social communication through body synchronization”
14:45–15:15 Tomoyuki TAJIMA (Osaka University) “Wild mask: Orangutan faces changing under social interactions”
15:15–15:30 Break
15:30–16:00 Qi ZHIXUAN (Rikkyo University) “The bodies constructed in a virtual world ― from a phenomenological perspective”
16:00–16:30 Yuta HYUGA (Rikkyo University) “The Violence in Physical Education: A Phenomenological Approach”
16:30–17:00 Ryoko NISHII (ILCAA) “Reality of the Dead: Body, Materiality, and Memory”
17:00–17:15 Break
17:15–17:25 So KANAZAWA (Japan Women's University) Comments1
17:25–17:35 Tomohisa SATO (Kyoto City University of Arts) Comments2
17:35–18:00 Discussion

Language: Japanese


Admission: Free
Pre-registration is required.
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Organized 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); ILCAA Core Project“Anthropological Inquiry of Sociality: Dynamics of Tolerance/Intolerance in Transcultural Contexts”

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