Japanese Times Now Past (June 11-12, 2010)

Venue: INTERNATIONAL PAVILION EURO-ECK, Spechtsweg 20, 44801 Bochum (No. 4, upper left corner on the map.)

Program for Friday (June 11)

Time
Speaker
Title
09:00-09:30
REGISTRATION & COFFEE
09:30-10:00
COFFEE & OPENING
10:00-10:30
Whitman
The transmission of glossing technology from Korea to Japan
10:30-11:00
11:00-11:30
COFFEE BREAK
11:30-12:00
Russell
Argument structure in Old Japanese: A corpus based study
12:00-12:30
Antonov
Some thoughts on OJ -gari and its reflexes in the modern dialects & in Ryukyuan
12:30-13:00
Ikezawa
Tropical or schematic? – Interpretation of jo-kotoba
13:00-14:30
LUNCH
14:30-15:00
Meyer
The Ryukyu Kingdom in narratives of Japanese history
15:00-15:30
Knöß
Boys with bobbed hair – the child spies of the Heike monogatari
15:30-16:00
Seyock
Ceramic trade and traditions in premodern Japan – a maritime perspective
16:00-16:30
COFFEE BREAK
16:30-17:00
Sýkora
The discourse on ‘profit’ in Tokugawa intellectual milieu
17:00-17:30
Berkel
The influence of gender on the early Heian writing system
17:30-18:00
Majtczak
Early Japanese -((u)r)e – a causal converb?

 

Program for Saturday (June 12)

Time
Speaker
Title
09:00-09:30
COFFEE
09:30-10:00
Takubo
(co-authored with Yuka Hayashi) Kakari musubi: vestige of Old Japanese in Ryukyuan
10:00-10:30
10:30-11:00
COFFEE BREAK
11:00-11:30
Alonso de la Fuente
(Shigeru Kayano’s) Ainu susam ‘smelt’ – some thoughts on Ainu philology and historical & comparative linguistics
11:30-12:00
Pellard
The Ryukyuan languages and the reconstruction of earlier Japanese
12:00-12:30
Griesenhofer
Deciphering Sino-Ryukyuan vocabulary
12:30-14:00
LUNCH
14:00-14:30
Sonoyama
How to interpret religion-related passages in Makura no sōshi
14:30-15:00
Kızılay
The use of Old Japanese -ki1 & -ke1ri and Modern Turkish -di &-miş with focus on epistemicity
15:00-15:30
Szczechla
Romantic love as the end of old Japan
15:30-16:00
COFFEE BREAK
16:00-16:30
de Boer
Philological arguments for a reversed reconstruction of the Middle Japanese tone system
16:30-17:00
Schruff
Linguistic diversity before the standardization of Japanese: The Aguranabe of 1871/1872
17:00-17:30
Osterkamp
Orthographical geminates in the han’gŭl transcriptions of Japanese in Ch’ŏphae sinŏ revisited
17:30-18:00
FINISH