The 18th EAJRS Annual Conference
Rome, September 19-22, 2007
(Presentations are in English or Japanese, indicated by the capitals E or J respectively. Where availlable links to a pdf-version of the presentations has been provided.)
Organisation: Istituto Giapponese di Cultura (The Japan Foundation), Rome.
Location: Istituto Giapponese di Cultura (The Japan Foundation), Rome.
The auditorium features the following equipment:
- Two laptops, including one with Japanese configuration and Japanese font, connected to the internet.
- White screen and beamer
- Overhead projector (OHP)
Coffee breaks inside the Istituto Giapponese di Cultura, lunch and dinner in the vicinity of the Istituto Giapponese di Cultura.
The programme of the conference will be as follows:
|September 19, Wednesday|
|14.00-14.30||Welcome greetings by the Director of the Istituto Giapponese di Cultura.
Opening address by Prof. Willy Vande Walle, chairman of the EAJRS.
|14.30-15.30||Mr. OJIRO Koichi, Ms. NAITO Yumiko and Mr. UEMURA Junichi (National Institute of Informatics)
Development of the Next-Generation Academic Information Infrastructure [J]
|16.00-16.30||Prof. AIBA Atsushi and Mr. MIYAKE Ikuo (International Research Center for Japanese Studies in Kyoto)
Newly Enhanced NIHU DB and Nichibunken DB [E] Presentation
|16.30-17.00||Mr. HOSOYA Ryuhei (Deputy Director General,, Japan Center for Asian Historical Records, National Archives of Japan)
Digitizing history - Pre-war Japan revisited through a new medium [E] Presentation
|17.00-17.30||Prof. KATSUMATA Takashi (Faculty of Education, Nagasaki University)
On the Text and Illustrations of ‘Tanabata', a Medieval Tale [J] Presentation
|17.30-18.00||Dott. Marina BATTAGLINI (National Library of Rome)
Japanese collection at the National Library in Rome [E] Presentation
|19.00-21.30||Reception hosted by the Istituto Giapponese di Cultura.
Welcome by vice-director of the Istituto Giapponese di Cultura
|September 20, Thursday|
|09.30-10.00||Dr. Alice KRAEMEROVÁ (Náprstkovo museum)
Joe Hloucha´s Collection in the Náprstek Museum [E]
|10.00-10.30||Dr. Donatella FAILLA (Director, Museo d'Arte Giapponese "Edoardo Chiossone")
The Chiossone Museum of Genova, an international resource for Japanese cultural activities [E]
|11.00-11.30||Ms. Delia SAGASTE ABADIA (Universidad de Zaragoza)
The research project Inventory and catalogue of Japanese Art in public museums and institutions and private museums in Spain [E]
|11.30-12.00||Ms. YAMAMOTO Miyuki (Institut d'Asie Orientale, ENS-LSH)
フランスでのアジア関係司書ネットワークの紹介 The French Network of Asian Resource Specialists [J]
|13.30-||Visit to Bibliotheca Nazionale Centrale Roma, and the Archivum Romanum Societatis Jesu|
|19.30-||Traditional dinner at Ambasciata d'Abruzzo, with fixed menu of 35.00 euro (mineral water and house wine included). A fifteen minutes' walk from the conference venue to the restaurant. To be booked in advance at the time of registration.|
|September 21, Friday|
|09.30-10.00||Mr. KANEMATSU Yoshiyuki (National Diet Library)
Digital Archives and Upcoming Services - Improved Access to Japanese Resources - [E/J] Presentation
|10.00-10.30||Ms. Anne BARCKOW (Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin )
OGEA - Cross Asia's Online Guide East Asia in a New Look [E]
|11.00-11.30||Ms. YAMADA Hitomi (Shibusawa Foundation, Tokyo)
Digitization project of "Materials for the biography Shibusawa Ei'ichi" [J] Presentation
|11.30-12.00||Mr. KOYAMA Noboru (Cambridge University Library)
An introduction to the Kikutei Manuscripts of Japanese Music in the Lawrence Picken Collection at Cambridge University Library [E] Presentation
|12.00-12.30||Ms. Sekiko Matsuzaki-Petitmengin & Nathalie CAZAL (Collège de France, Institut des Hautes Études Japonaises)
A Database for the Bernard Franck Collection of Buddhist Talismans (gofu) at the Collège de France
|14.00-14.30||Prof. CHANG Paosan 張寶三 (National Taiwan University 台湾大学)
Rare Japanese books in kanbun in the library of National Taiwan University
｢国立台湾大学図書館所蔵珍本日本漢籍の探訪｣ [J] Presentation
The image of the Japanese through the Spanish [E]
|15.00-15.30||COPPENS, Hans (K.U.Leuven)
The "Let's Manga"-project. Using open social software to manage and share research- and learning-resources in Japanese Studies.
|16.00-16.30||Prof. TAKADA Sōhei 高田宗平 (The Graduate University for Advanced Studies 総合研究大学院大学)
日本古代の律令書（法制書）『令集解』所引『論語義疏』の性格や系統にについて (仮題) [J]
|16.30-17.00||Mr. SUGITA Takashi and Ms. KABETO Kaoru (Nikkei Europe)
Telecom21 (Japanese News/Business Database System) Case study : Academic Sector Use [J/E]
|September 22, Saturday|
|09.30-10.00||Ms. YABE-MAGNUSSEN, Naomi (University of Oslo, Library of Humanities and Social Sciences)
AsiaPortal by NIAS (Nordic Institute of Asian Studies) [J]
|10.00-10.30||Ms. TATENO, June (NetAdvance Inc.)
Nikkoku Online from JK series [J/E]
|11.00-12.30||Annual general assembly of the EAJRS
announcements by members:
Tenri Workshop, Ms. Izumi TYTLER
Eu catalog progress report, Ms. Izumi TYTLER
|14.30-17.00||Visit to the Marega Collection, at the Salesian University|
Note: Lunch during the conference will not be pre-arranged. Everybody is invited to select the restaurant of his liking to have lunch from a list of recommended restaurants. Sessions will end at about 12.30 h. in order to give everyone the opportunity to be at a restaurant before 13.00 h, which is rush time for lunch in Italy.
Do not forget that September is a conference month and that Rome is crowded. Be sure to book transport and accommodation before long.
Note: during the conference we plan a visit to one or several of the following libraries/archives:
- Biblioteca Nazionale Centrale di Roma
- Archivum Romanum Societatis Jesu
- Marega Collection, Salesian University