The 29th Annual Philippine Studies Forum in Japan

We would like to announce the call for papers and registration for the 29th Annual Philippine Studies Forum in Japan, held on 22 and 23 June, at Tsuru University, Yamanashi.
The deadline is quickly approaching, on April 10. Please register at the following site.

Announcement and Call for Papers: 2024 Conference

The 29th Annual Philippine Studies Forum in Japan (APSFJ)

We are pleased to inform you that the 29th Annual Philippine Studies Forum in Japan (APSFJ) will be held at Tsuru University, Yamanashi, on 22 and 23 June, 2024. This conference is an ideal venue for graduate students, researchers, and practitioners to share and discuss their research and ideas with fellow Filipinologists in Japan.

Field of Presentations:
– Academic presentations on various disciplines, including but not limited to: history, gender studies, anthropology, film-media studies, sociology, literature, art history, religious studies, musicology, political science and migration studies.
– Presentation on activities by NGOs, the private sector, and government agencies.
– Art performance, film showing, and exhibitions by artists.
– Journalistic presentations.

– Registration deadline: 10 April, 2024.
– Conference:22 and 23 June, 2024.

Tsuru University
3-8-1 Tahara, Tsuru-shi, Yamanashi-ken 402-8555 JAPAN (5 minutes-walk from the Fujikyu Railway “Tsurubunkadaigakumae Station”)

Style: in-person only

Requirements for participation:
Anyone who is interested in, and/or whose research is related to the Philippines. (Those who reside outside Japan may apply to attend the conference, but please be informed that the steering committee does not provide any assistance for visa application and accommodation.)

Daycare Room
Participants can use a room as a daycare room for children.

Participation Fee:
– Full-time employee: 3,000 yen
– Student, part-time employee: 2,000 yen

If you do not receive any reply from us within one week, please contact to philstudies2018[at]

Fumiko Uchiyama, Satoshi Ara, Masakazu Matsuoka
Steering Committee, the 29th Annual Philippine Studies Forum in Japan (APSFJ)

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