国立民族学博物館博物館
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国立民族学博物館 日本財団助成手話言語学研究部門(みんぱく手話部門)/ Sign Language Linguistics Research Section (SiLLR)

Academic Meetings

Sign Language Research and Education: the Role of Deaf and Hearing People, Teachers, and Researchers


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  • Date: August 4, 2019
  • Venue: Conference Room 5, 2nd Floor, National Museum of Ethnology, Japan
  • Invited Speakers:
    Sherman Wilcox (The University of New Mexico, US) [website]
    Lindsay Nicole Ferrara (Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway) [website]
  • Discussant: Maegawa Kazumi (Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan)
  • Chairman: Takashima Yufuko (JSPS)
  • Organizer: National Museum of Ethnology Sign Language Linguistics Research Section (SiLLR)
  • Co-sponsor: Kwansei Gakuin University Sign Language Research Center
  • Language: English/ JSL interpretation will be provided
  • Participation fee free

◆ Program

Time Contents
13:00 - 13:35 Welcome
Kikusawa Ritsuko (National Museum of Ethnology/SiLLR)
13:35 - 13:40 Introduction
Takashima Yufuko (JSPS)
(1) Sign language research, education, and interpreter training: cases of the US and Norway
13:40 - 14:30 “Building a Community: Integrating an Interpreting Program, Signed Language Research, and Deaf Culture in a Linguistics Department.”
Sherman Wilcox (The University of New Mexico, US)
14:40 - 15:30 “Promoting signed language communities through linguistic research”
Lindsay Nicole Ferrara (Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Norway)
(2) Discussion
15:40 - 15:55 “Japanese situation and discussion”
Maegawa Kazumi (Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan)
15:55 - 16:25 Panel discussion and question/answer
16:25 - 16:30 Greetings

◆ Registration

Form
The following URL will take you to the registration form:
http://urx2.nu/ZsYo
Dead line: 12:00pm, August 2, 2019
※If you pay the entrance fee of the Natural and Cultural Gardens, Expo Commemorative Park, you can attend the symposium without registration.
Contact Information
National Museum of Ethnology Sign Language Linguistics Research Section (SiLLR)
sillr [at] minpaku.ac.jp
*Please replace 'at' with @ and send.
10-1 Senri Expopark Suita-shi Osaka 565-8511 Japan
+81 6 6878 8266