Shizuoka JALT:

Constructive Communication Across Gender And Cultures Conference (day 1 of 2)

Date: Friday, September 29th, 2017 Time: 6:00 PM - 10:30 PM

Speaker: Many speakers

Focusing on the dimensions of gender and culture, this conference will provide an opportunity for academics, professionals, and the general public, to discuss and explore several issues surrounding them. Speakers include:

  • Melodie Cook (University of Niigata)
  • Diane Hawley Nagatomo (Ochanomizu University)
  • Joseph Shaules (Juntendo University)
  • Eucharia Donnery (Shonan Institute of Technology)
  • Donna Fujimoto (Osaka Jogakuin University)
  • Maria Gabriela Schmidt (University of Tsukuba)
  • Jane Joritz-Nakagawa (Freelance feminist poet/educator)
  • Eiko Miwa (Shiseido Co., Ltd.)
  • Avril Haye-Matsui (Aichi Prefectural University)
  • many others

The conference format will feature experiential learning sessions and include workshops, presentations, discussion groups, focus groups, and digital posters. The aim of the chapter is to provide a safe and educationally stimulating environment for constructive communication about gender and culture.

Organization: Shizuoka Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching (Shizuoka JALT)

Cost: JALT Members: 4000 (3000 Sat only)
Non-members: 5000 yen

Venue: Shizuoka Kenshu Kan, B1 (website)

Location: Shizuoka City, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan


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