Lecture on Postmodernism by Professor Hayden WHITE
Date: From 4:20 p.m. on October 22, 2009 (Thu) (Doors Open: 3:50 p.m.)
Place: No.2 Hall, Igakukan Building, Kinugasa Campus, Ritsumeikan University
56-1 Tojiin Kitamachi, Kita-ku, Kyoto City, Japan
YOSHIDA Hiroshi (Associate Professor, Graduate School of Core Ethics and Frontier Sciences, Ritsumeikan University)
HIRAGA Midori (English Writing Supervisor at Graduate School of Core Ethics and Frontier Sciences, Ritsumeikan University)
OKAMOTO Michihiro (Professor, Faculty of Literature, Toyo University)
[Part I](4:20`5:50 p.m.)
Thinking with Professor Hayden White: Seminar
EResearch Report 1 KINJO Miyuki(Graduate School of Core Ethics and Frontier Sciences, Ritsumeikan University)
"Another Limit of Representation: Language, Politics, and Historical Imagination"
EResearch Report 2 NISHIJIMA Kazuhiro(Graduate School of Core Ethics and Frontier Sciences, Ritsumeikan University)
"Who Writes History, Why We Write History and How We Write History?: From the Movement for Peoplefs History and the Movement of Life-Writing Circles in 1950s Japan"
[Part II](6:00`7:30 p.m.)
Postmodernism and Historiography`Lecture with Professor Hayden WHITE
EIntroduction of Professor Hayden WHITE and Introduction(OKAMOTO Michihiro)
ELecture by Professor Hayden WHITE
"Postmodernism and Historiography"
(*In Section I, two graduate students present their own research reports with a clue of Professor Hayden WHITE's works. Then Professor WHITE respond to the reports and have discussion including the floor. In Section II, you will be provided with Professor WHITE's paper and its Japanese version one. Consecutive interpretation (From English to Japanese) will be provided both in Part I and II.)
Profile of Professor Hayden WHITE
Graduate School of Core Ethics and Frontier Sciences at Ritsumeikan University
Institute of Human Sciences, Toyo University
Global COE Program Ars Vivendi/Research Center Ars Vivendi
Study Group on Narrative and History(Projects Led by Graduate Students at Ars Vivendi of Ritsumeikan University)
Study Group on Hitorical Sociology(Public Study Group, Graduate School of Core Ethics and Frontier Sciences at Ritsumeikan University)
Advance application is not necessary.
Free of Charge
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