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Workshop, October 23, 2015

Representations of and in the Japanese diaspora


October 23, 2015



Campus of the University of Vienna,
Department of East Asian Studies /
Japanese Studies, Spitalgasse 2, Hof 2;
Entrance 2.4; JAP 2 (ground floor)



Peter BERNARDI, “From museum to memorial and other places of remembrance: (Re)Presenting memories
of Japanese immigration in Brazil” (Heinrich Heine University Düsseldorf/Germany)

Wolfram MANZENREITER, “Staying Japanese in multi-ethnic countries. Two stories from Paraguay and
Hawai’i“ (University of Vienna/Austria)

Yvonne SIEMANN, “Okinawan-Bolivian identity in Santa Cruz de la Sierra” (University of

Ayumi TAKENAKA, “Nikkei cuisine: Representation and strategies of Japanese descendants in Peru”
(Aston University/UK)

Due to space constraints we may kindly ask you to inform us in advance about your attendance by
sending a short e-mail to sebastian.polak-rottmann@univie.ac.at until

October 20.
Attendance will be free. Thank you!

Institut für Ostasienwissenschaften
Universität Wien
Spitalgasse 2 - Hof 2
1090 Wien
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