Language and Culture of Ikema from Miyako Island of Okinawa
Workshop hosted by Professor Shoichi Iwasaki from UCLA Department of Asian Languages and Cultures.
Friday, November 16, 20121:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Young Research Library, Room 11360
Los Angeles, CA 90095
1:00pm-1:05pm: Opening Prof. Shoichi Iwasaki (UCLA, ALC Department)
1:05pm-1:15pm: Introduction: The Ikema Project: How it started, what we have achieved, and where we are going Prof. Tsuyoshi Ono (University of Alberta)
1:15pm-2:00pm: “Digital Museum Project” and “Documentary of Myakuzutsu Festival” Prof. Yukinori Takubo (Kyoto University)
2:10pm-2:15pm: Introducing community members from Nishihara village Mr. Hiroyuki Nakama
2:15pm-3:30pm: Singing and Dancing performances by the Nishiraha community members
Parking Lot 3 Pay by Space parking is available for $11 all day or hourly rates. Please see the following link for a campus map: http://www.ucla.edu/map/ucla-campus-map.pdf.
Cost : Free and open to UCLA students, faculty, staff, and invited guests
Sponsor(s): Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies, Asian Languages & Cultures, University of Alberta, Kyoto University, Midori Kai Senior Citizens Club of Nishihara Village