Open Lectures

Forthcoming Open Lectures

Records of ICC Open Lectures
Records of History of Science Open Forum

Lecturers belong to ICU, unless otherwise specified (titles as of lecture date).
Discipline names indicate fields of study, not necessarily of teaching.


ICC Special Open Lecture


A Suspended Figure: Repetition and Duplication of the ‘Falling Man’ in the Fictions of 11 September 2001 *
Lecturer: Professor Bertrand Gervais, Université du Québec à Montréal (French Literature)
Time and date: 14:30 - 16:40, Monday, May 20, 2019
Place: Alumni House, 2nd floor, Lounge
* Free, no reservation necessary
* Co-organizing with JICUF
* A lecture in English

Rite and Creation*
(1) ”Performativity and Rituality of Mourning in Digital Art: A Formalisation of Temporality” *
Lecturer: Professor Myriam Watthee-Delmotte, Université catholique de Louvain (Literary Criticism)
(2) ”Digital Rituals: The Walls of the Decased. Mourning and Memorials in a Screen Culture” *
Lecturer: Professor Bertrand Gervais, Université du Québec à Montréal (French Literature)
Time and date: 10:00 - 12:10, Wednesday, May 22, 2019
Place: Alumni House, 2nd floor, Lounge
* Free, no reservation necessary
* Co-organizing with JICUF
* A lecture in English

Literature’s Ritual Performativity: To Write and Do Mourning *
Lecturer: Professor Myriam Watthee-Delmotte, Université catholique de Louvain (Literary Criticism)
Time and date: 10:10 - 12:30, Thursday, May 30, 2019
Place: University Hall H-106
* Free, no reservation necessary
* Co-organizing with JICUF
* A lecture in English

[Lecture and Demonstration] The World of Traditional Japanese Culture: Rakugo*
Lecturer: Mr. Kotatsu Irifunetei, Rakuto-ka [comic storyteller]
Time and date: 13:15 - 15:00, Thursday, May 30, 2019
Place: Diffendorfer Memorial Hall East Wing, Auditorium
*joint hosting with the course “The World of Traditional Japanese Culture” and ICU Institute of Asian Cultural Studies
* Free, no reservation necessary
* A lecture and demonstration in Japanese

Prison Religion in Japan *
Lecturer: Dr. Adam Lyons, Postdoctoral Fellow at Kyoto Consortium for Japanese Studies
Time and date: 11:30 - 12:40, Friday, May 31, 2019
Place: University Hall H-260
* joint hosting with the course “Religions in Japan
* Free, no reservation necessary
* A lecture in English

The Creation of the Greek Alphabet: A Socio-Evolutionary Model*
Lecturer: Professor Roger Woodard, University at Buffalo,The State University of New York (Classics)
Time and date: 16:30 - 18:00, Monday, June 3, 2019
Place: University Hall H-203
* Free, no reservation necessary
* A lecture in English

[Lecture and Demonstration] The World of Traditional Japanese Culture: Gidayu-bushi *
Lecturers: Ms. Koshiko Takemoto, tayu, and Ms. Kanya Tsuruzawa, Shamisen player
Time and date: 13:15 - 15:00, Thursday, June 6 , 2019
Place: Diffendorfer Memorial Hall East Wing, Auditorium
*joint hosting with the course “The World of Traditional Japanese Culture” and ICU Institute of Asian Cultural Studies
* Free, no reservation necessary
* A lecture and demonstration in Japanese

From Athens to Edo: Virtue, Law and Christian Ethics in Comparative Context *
Lecturer: Professor Kevin Doak, Georgetown University (Japan Studies, Ethics)
Time and date: 12:40 - 13:50, Thursday, June 13, 2019
Place: Alumni House, 2nd floor, Lounge
* Free, no reservation necessary
* A lecture in English

History of Science Open Forum  (free, no reservation necessary)

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