ISSN: 2432-3918 The IAFOR International Conference on Japan & Japan Studies 2016: Official Conference Proceedings

Published on: August 6th, 2016

IICJ2016 Art Center of Kobe, Kobe, Japan
IICAJ2016 Conference Theme: “Cultural Struggle and Praxis: Negotiating Power and the Everyday”
Thursday, June 2 - Sunday, June 5, 2016
ISSN: 2432-3918

Conference Proceedings

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Proceedings Contents

The “Literature of the Catastrophe” as a Canon: from Genbaku Bungaku to Fukushima Bungaku
Veronica De Pieri

Japanese Mythology and Nationalism: Myths of genesis, Japanese identity, and Familism
Merin Sever

Kioku: An Analysis on How the Memory of World War II Remains Influencing Social and Political Aspects in Japan
Marina Magalhães B. L. da Silva

A Democratic Solution for Japan’s Fading Political Public Space: Constitutional Inquiry into Article 1
Yaya Mori

Framing the Pre-Olympic News Coverage of Tokyo 2020: A Comparative Analysis of Tokyo's Successful Bid and the Olympic Stadium Design
Beryl Hawkins

Visual Framing in Ichikawa’s 1964 Tokyo Olympiad
Barry Natusch

Tokyo 2020 Olympics: Nation Branding Creates an Opportunity for a New Cultural Narrative for Japan
Maria Guajardo

Rites of Passage in Japanese Traditional Culture
Kuralay Batkalova
Anuar Galiev

Shibata Gô: Filmmaker of a hybrid Japan
Maxime Boyer-Degoul

Information Sharing between the Civil Administration and Citizens: An Implementation Proposal of Open Data Strategy in Japanese Local Governments
Noriko Kurata

Politeness Strategies among Japanese College Students: Discussion of the Acquisition of Honorifics and Onomatopoeias
Yuko Kurata
Noriko Kurata