Institute of Comparative Culture Public Events
2020-2021

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Sophia Open Research Weeks (SORW) 2020

ICC organized four events for this year's SORW
For our event line up and registration, please click HERE to move to SORW events page.
Thank you

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Special Lecture Series: Vulnerable Populations in Japan under Covid-19 #5

Japanese Freelance Workers Struggle during the COVID-19 Pandemic: Social Media, Critique, and Political Resistance
Satsuki Uno (Global Marketer and localizer for a Japanese Gaming Company), Robin O’Day (University of North Georgia)
7pm-8pm (Tokyo time), November 4th, 2020/ Zoom

Language: English / Registration necessary (see below)

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Special Lecture Series: Vulnerable Populations in Japan under Covid-19 #4

In the Age of COVID-19 – Indian restaurants and the Indian cooks in Japan
Megha Wadhwa
7pm-8pm (Tokyo time), October 28th, 2020/ Zoom

Language: English / Registration necessary (see below)

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A 7-minute documentary would also be presented during the talk. For trailer click on this link – https://vimeo.com/470209603/da7aadffd5

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Special Lecture Series: Vulnerable Populations in Japan under Covid-19 #3

Domestic Violence and Japan’s COVID-19 Pandemic
Rei Ando and Nakajima Sachi
7pm-8pm (Tokyo time), October 21st, 2020/ Zoom

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Special Lecture Series: Vulnerable Populations in Japan under Covid-19 #2

The Coronavirus Crisis: Disability Politics and Activism in Contemporary Japan
Mark Bookman
7pm-8pm (Tokyo time), October 14th, 2020/ Zoom

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Special Lecture Series: Vulnerable Populations in Japan under Covid-19 #1

How are Tokyo’s Independent Restauranteurs Surviving the Pandemic?
James Farrer
5pm-6pm (Tokyo time), October 7th, 2020/ Zoom

Language: English / Registration necessary (see below)

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