September 22th(Sat) Lecture on “The Ainu and Christianity ” by Yoko Tanabe
The year 2018 is 150 years since naming Hokkaido.
In this lecture, we will introduce the work of missionary John Bachelor (1854-1944), called “the Ainu father”, and CMS female missionary and the photograph history of the “Hakodate Ainu School” found at the University of Birmingham Library .We also think about missionaries role and significance in formation of modern Japan.
Please feel free to come.
Lecturer:Yoko Tanabe Doctoral course at UCL University College London Education Research Institut
Columbia University Education Postgraduate (Master of Education Ed.M.)
Specialize in the language and education policy of indigenous people.
Date: 2018 September 22th Saturday: 13:00~16:00
Place: University of the Sacred Heart, Sacred Heart Global Plaza
Organized by: Indigenous Peoples Study Group
Supported by: SHISF
Free of charge