Ecologies of Knowledge and Practice: Japanese Studies and the Environmental Humanities - a Postgraduate and Early Career Workshop was held at St. Antony’s College, University of Oxford on 27th and 28th October, 2017
Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies
I am a Research and Teaching Associate at the Nissan Institute of Japanese Studies and a Research Scholar at the Las Casas Institute for Social Justice, Blackfriars Hall. I hold a DPhil in International Development (Oxford), an MA in Japanese Studies (University of Vienna) and a DESS in Asian Studies (University of Geneva). In Geneva I have also worked for the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees and after my DPhil I have spent some time in a monastic community in Haifa before returning for post-doctoral work to Oxford.
STORRY MEMORIAL TRAVELLING BURSARY
A bursary of £500-£600 is offered towards the cost of travel to Japan for the purpose of studying some aspect of modern Japan. The bursary is open to postgraduate students and undergraduates alike.
His Excellency Koji Tsuruoka, Japanese Ambassador to the UK will give a talk entitled Japan and Brexit.
Discussant: Sir Ivan Rogers, formerly Permanent Representative of the United Kingdom to the European Union
Ecologies of Knowledge and Practice: Japanese Studies and the Environmental Humanities
The seminar will start with an introduction from Gill Steel, Doshisha University at 2.00 pm.
Session 1 - Women at Work
2.05 pm - 2.50 pm
Girls Just Wanna Have Fun - Mito Akiyoshi, Senshu University