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Workshop: Multiculturalism From Below (Date: Feb 16)


Join us at our continuing unique workshop. Hear from speakers, learn about the diversity of societies and cultures, and get tips on starting your own project for fostering multiculturalism.
In our workshop, three students will give presentations on issues emerged from ongoing globalization. Professor Yuka Ishii from our university will share her research. She is a distinguished researcher on International Migration. Professor Maria Rosario Piquero-Ballescas, as an honorable guest speaker, will give a talk under the title of “Broadening Multiculturalism from below? Review and Updates”
Congress of IR (International Relations) 2017 is hosted by The Center for Global Studies, Graduate School of International Relations at the University of Shizuoka in Shizuoka, Japan. The workshop theme, ‘Multiculturalism From Below' reflects the Center's commitment to social issues at local, regional and international levels. The Center's commitment is rooted in the belief that practical knowledge is made through in-depth scholarly inquiries into every aspect influenced by globalization and counter-globalization across national and international communities. Two professors’ talks will be parts of lecture series hosted by the Center.
Congress programming is open to attendees, academics and non-academic audiences.English and Japanese are our official languages.

Friday, 16 February 2018 13:00-17:00
Doors will open 30 minutes prior. Free admission.

4111 Keieijoho-to(School of Management and Information Building), Kusanagi Campus, University of Shizuoka
52-1 Yada, Suruga-ku, Shizuoka, 4228526 Japan


Please feel free to ask me. Coordinator: Takahito Sawada, Center for Global Studies
E-mail: sawada◆ (change ◆ to @)