Bonin Islands Symposium
dlong at bcomp.metro-u.ac.jp
Mon Jul 24 03:33:50 UTC 2000
Some friends and I have organized a three day symposium on Chichijima
which will include papers on the contact (linguistic and otherwise)
between Pacific Islander societies and the Bonin Islands. Hope you all
can make the trip.
The Language, History, and Society of the Ogasawara (Bonin) Islands
August 2-4, 2000, Chiiki Fukushi Center 2nd Floor, Chichijima, Japan
August 2 (Day 1), 19:00-21:00
Shunsuke NAGASHIMA, "The Ogasawara Islands and the South Pacific
Islands: A Comparative Study of the Language, History, and Culture of
Japanese Islands with Chatham, Greenland, and the Azores"
Hiroyuki TANAKA, "Seclusion and the Bunin (Uninhabited) Islands"
August 3 (Day 2), 17:45-21:00
Fuyuo NOBUSHIMA, "Chichijima and Hahajima: Who Named the Ogasawara
Sho KASUGA, "Reading the History of the Ogasawaras: How was it Told
and to Whom?"
David ODO, "National Boundaries and Photographic Frontiers: Early
Photographs of the Ogasawara Islands"
Hironobu YAMAGAMI and Motoharu SATO, "On Legal Assistance for
Protecting the Social Welfare of the Ogasawara Islanders"
August 4 (Day 3), 17:45-21:00
Jonathan Takashi SAVORY, "Nathaniel Savory: Roots and the Bonin
Robert D. ELDRIDGE, "The Return of the Ogasawara Islands and
U.S.-Japan Relations, 1945-1968"
Daniel LONG, "Language Contact and Contact Languages on the
Ogasawara (Bonin) Islands"
Shin ABE, "A Japanese Dialect of the Chichijima: Its Existence as
Hosted by: The Ogasawara Research Symposium Organizing Committee
Supported by: Ogasawara Village, Tokyo Metropolitan University Ogasawara
Research Committee, and The Japan Society of Island Studies
The symposium is free of charge and open to all interested in the
Ogasawara Islands. Papers will be delivered in Japanese.
For further information:
Daniel Long: dlong at bcomp.metro-u.ac.jp
Jonathan Takashi Savory: nasa at big.or.jp
Daniel Long, Associate Professor tel +81-426-77-2184
Japanese Language and Literature Dept. fax +81-426-77-2140
Tokyo Metropolitan University
1-1 Minami Osawa, Hachioji-shi, Tokyo 192-0397 Japan
mailto:dlong at bcomp.metro-u.ac.jp
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