Diversity (Wednesday 09:00 – 10:30)
Professor of Literature and Gender Studies at Kyoto Seika University.
Professor of Linguistics and Director of the Institute for Educational Research at the International Christian University.
Democracy (Thursday 11:00 – 12:30)
Professor in the Graduate School of Global Studies at Doshisha University.
Emeritus Professor of Sociology at La Trobe University and Director of Trans Pacific Press.
Digital Japanese Studies (Friday 09:00 – 10:30)
Deputy Director of the of the ANU Japan Institute and a Senior Fellow of the Higher Education Institute at the Australian National University.
Director of the Japanese Studies Centre at Monash University and Editor-in-Chief of the journal, Japanese Studies.
Robert and Colleen Hass Distinguished Chair in Disability Studies and Professor of Anthropology at the University of California, Berkeley.