JF-GJS Joint Workshop

Joint Workshop among Freie Universitat Berlin, Beijing Foreign Studies University, and the University of Tokyo

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Date and TimeMarch 22 (Wed), 2023
16:00-19:00 PM (Japan Time)
15:00-18:00 PM (China Time)
8:00-11:00 AM (Central European Time)
VenueOnline via Zoom
TitleSession 1. Japan Facing Insecurities: Analyses of Her Reactions in Different Settings

Session 2. Interpreting Changing Discourse and Culture in Contemporary Japan
SpeakerSession 1.
WU Zihan (PhD Student, UTokyo), "“Seeing” Distant Disasters: An Analysis of Asahi, Yomiuri, and Nikkei Coverage of the Turkey-Syria Earthquake"
WANG Shuai(PhD Student, BFSU), "The Representation of China in the Magazine Tairiku(1938-1941)"
Nakako HATTORI-Ishimaru (PhD Candidate, FUB), "The Concept of “Proactive Peace” Revisited: A Comparative Analysis of Changes in Practices and Discourses since the Legislation for Peace and Security of Japan"

Session 2.
FUJIMOTO Atsujiro (PhD Student, UTokyo), "Flat vs. Fluctuating Sexual Abstinence Discourse in Contemporary World: Comparing r/NoFap with Ona-kin in 2ch(5ch)"
ZHENG Wei (PhD Student, BFSU), "A Research on Social Ethos in Popular Music of Postwar Japan (1950-2000)"
Lenard GOEROEGH (PhD Candidate, FUB), "Tokyo’s Shared House Economy – A New Way out of Housing Insecurity?"
DiscussantSession 1. LI Xinran (Master Student, BFSU)
Session 2. PAN Fengfan (Master Student, BFSU)
ChairVerena Blechinger-Talcott (FUB), Shigeto Sonoda (UTokyo and BFSU)
Organizer:Freie Universität Berlin (FUB), Beijing Foreign Studies University (BFSU), the University of Tokyo (UTokyo)
Co-organizer:Japan Foundation