Upcoming Speeches in Tokyo, Tochigi & Kyoto Oct 22-27

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Hello Blog. Just want to tell you about four speeches I’ve got coming up in about a week. Attend if you like, contact me at debito@debito.org in advance if you want to buy a book or a T-shirt (so I can bring some down):

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MONDAY OCT 22 WASEDA UNIVERSITY
Speech in English on Japan’s new fingerprint laws for Non-Japanese

2:40-4:20 PM, Graduate School of Asia Pacific Studies, Waseda University
Building 19, Room 315 For map see: http://www.wiaps.waseda.ac.jp/
(essay on this topic coming up in Friday Oct 19’s Metropolis Magazine)

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WEDS OCT 24 WASEDA UNIVERSITY
“Migration and Integration–Japan in a Comparative Perspective” international forum

Speech in English and Panel Discussion: “Migration and Integration – Voices from the Grassroots” 2PM-4PM

Chair: Andrew HORVAT (Tokyo Keizai University)
Speakers:
Debito ARUDOU (Hokkaido Information University)
Iris BEDNARZ-BRAUN (German Youth Institute)
Angelo ISHI (Musashi University)
Mitsuo MAKINO (City of Iida, Mayor)
Masami MATSUMOTO (Mundo de Alegria)
Mariko TAMANOI (University of California at Los Angeles)
Keiko YAMANAKA (University of California at Berkeley)
Manami YANO (Solidarity Network with Migrants Japan)

Sponsored by the German Institute for Japanese Studies
http://www.dijtokyo.org
and the Waseda University Graduate School of Asia Pacific Studies (GSAPS)

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FRI OCT 26 TOCHIGI-KEN UTSUNOMIYA
Speech in Japanese on Racial Discrimination in Japan

第9回栃木県ヒュマンライツセミナー 午後1時から4時)
「日本にある人種差別 ジャパニーズ・オンリー」
発言者:森原 秀樹(IMADR)と有道 出人
主催:特定非営利活動法人人権センターとちぎ Tel 0285-23-2217

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SAT OCT 27 KYOTO SANGYOU DAI, KYOTO
PEACE AS A GLOBAL LANGUAGE CONFERENCE

http://pgljapan.org/
15:30 – 16:20 Room 153
“Japan’s imminent internationalization: Can Japan assimilate its immigrants?”

ENDS

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