Programm: 26. Gender Workshop zur Japanforschung, 7.11.-8.11.2019, Bochum

26th Gender Workshop for Research on Japan

Organized by the Institute for Modern Japanese Studies at Dusseldorf University, and hosted in conjunction with the Annual Conference of the Association for Social Science Research on Japan, this workshop will be held on 07 and 08 November at the Ruhr-Universität Bochum (IA Bldg., Level 1, Room 123) For more information and registration, please visit  http://www.phil-fak.uni-duesseldorf.de/oasien/blog/?tag=gender-workshop .

Programme

Thursday, 07 November 2019

13:00 – 13:30
Introduction
Andrea Germer, Annette Schad-Seifert, Anna-Lena von Garnier, Antonia Huber (Universität Düsseldorf)

13:30 – 14:15
Intersectional Conflicts and Processual Intersectionality in Germany and Japan
Ilse Lenz (Universität Bochum)

14:15 – 15:00
Narrating Assisted Reproduction in Japan
Vera Mackie (University of Wollongong, Universität Düsseldorf DAAD Visiting Professor)

15:00 – 15:30
Coffee Break

15:30 – 16:15
Law and Policy on Transgender in Japan: Towards „Trans Rights as Human Rights“
Hiroyuki Taniguchi (Kanazawa University, Universität Düsseldorf Visiting Professor)

16:15 – 17:00
Normalizing Misogyny: Verbal Abuse of Female Politicians on Japanese Twitter
Tamara Fuchs (Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg)

17:00 – 17:15
Short Break

17:15 – 18:00
Student Study Group „Critical History Studies“: The „Comfort Women“ Issue in Düsseldorf
Caroline Ruhl & Sebastian Sabas (Universität Düsseldorf)

Friday, 08 November 2019

09:00 – 09:15
Greetings

09:15 – 10:00
Das Thema Vergewaltigung in der japanischen Gegenwartsliteratur am Beispiel von Uchida Shungikus Fazā fakkā
Marija Tomic (Universität Wien)

10:00 – 10:45
„Minna to issho ni suru na“: Genderkonstruktionen in digitalen Spielen für den japanischen Mainstream-Markt
Christina Gmeinbauer (Universität Wien)

10:45 – 11:15
Coffee Break

11:15 – 12:00
Concluding Discussion

Kontakt / Contact:

Anna-Lena von Garnier M.A.

Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf

Institut für Modernes Japan

garnier[at]phil.hhu.de