The International Institute for Okinawan Studies (IIOS) was established on April 1, 2009 at the University of the Ryukyus. It is a research institute that brings together all of the different disciplines focusing on Okinawan Studies at the University of the Ryukyus. Professor Katsunori Yamazato is the inaugural Director of IIOS.
Join us as Professor Yamazato talks about IIOS, its future plans, and its relationship with the University of Hawai‘i.
- Speaker: Professor Katsunori Yamazato, Director International Institute for Okinawan Studies, University of the Ryukyus
- Date: September 2, 2009 (Wednesday)
- Time: 3:00-4:30 pm
- Location: Moore 319 (Tokioka Room)
Co-sponsored with the Center for Japanese Studies, UHM
Event is free and open to the public.
Check out their website for more info.
(Nifee deebitan to Char for the info!)