Lectures 講演依頼

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Examples of past lectures:

June 5, 2015. “Masks of the World in an Art Deco Residence,” Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum. 3 pm. Gallery tour and historical explanation; free with regular museum admission. (In English)Dec. 19, 2014. “Art Deco and the former Prince Asaka Residence,” Tokyo Metropolitan Teien Art Museum. (In English)
Sept. 10, 2014.”What the Heck is That Tanuki?” (and Other Daily Mysteries),” College Women’s Association of Japan, Tokyo (in English)
June 22, 2014 “Writing and Translating for Museums and Artists,” JAT (Japanese Association of Translators) Annual Meeting, Tokyo Big Site (in English)
March 8, 2014 ニッポンの不思議?マンホール蓋,” Manhole Summit 2014, Tokyo (in Japanese)
Feb. 19, 2014 “Writing about Japan for a General Audience,” Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, England (in English)
June 27, 2013 Japan Institute of Wastewater Engineering and Technology, Tokyo (in Japanese)
April 14, 2013 Al’s Cafe, Takadanobaba, Tokyo (in Japanese)
May 15, 2013 Harvard Club of Japan, Roppongi, Tokyo (in English)
December 13, 2012 Aichi Prefectural University 愛知県立大学
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October 13, 2012 JALT (全国語学教育学会) Hamamatsu
November 28, 2012 Okayama University 岡山大学

Examples of lectures in English:
“Foreigner’s Reactions to Japan as a Teaching Resource” (JALT)
“My Foreign Adventure: Japan” (Okayama University, Aichi Prefectural University)
“How the Heck Do You Write About Japan?” (Society of Writers, Editors and Translators, Harvard Club of Japan)
“An Outsider’s Inside View of Japanese Schooling” (Minato International Association)

「異文化としての日本の知識、文化・風習、技術」 (日本下水道新技術機構)
「日本の内と外から見た子育て」 (中目黒小学校PTA、赤羽小学校、さくらだフレンド会など)
「異文化の中で強くなった私」 (大妻女子大學、WCC)