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2011

05
October
Presentation and Workshop at Ritsumeikan University in Kyoto.

5th October 2011 (Wed)
9:00-10:40am: Presentation of The Hafu Project and workshop as part of the seminar series "Sociology of immigration"
2:40-4:10pm: Presentation of The Hafu Project as part of the seminar "Japanese society"
Venue: Ritsumeikan University, Kyoto


07
August
Presentation at the 1st Mixed Roots International Academic Forum at Osaka University Global Collaboration Centre.

7th August 2011 (Sun)
3.40-4pm
Venue: Osaka University Global Collaboration Centre

For more information please visit www.mixroots.jp


Participating at the Hapa Japan Conference in UC Berkeley
The Hafu Project exhibition plus screening of The Hafu Film trailer

9th April 2011 (Sat)
3:30-5:00pm
Venue: Center for Japanese Studies
, UC Berkeley, San Francisco, USA
Free Event (Booking required)

Conference Session VI: "Representing" and "Representations" of Mixed-Race Japanese in the U.S. and Japan Screening of the trailer of the documentary film Hafu: A Film about the Experiences of Mixed-Japanese Living in Japan.


The Hafu Project Photo Exhibit and Hapa Japan Database Launch Party
7:00-10:00pm
Venue:
NEW PEOPLE, 1746 Post Street, San Francisco, USA
$35 (Booking required)

For Bookings:

Please email or visit the Center for Japanese Studies site.


The Hafu Project Photo Exhibition
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9th April 2011 - 13th April 2011
12:00 - 18:00
Venue:
NEW PEOPLE, 1746 Post Street, San Francisco, USA
Free Entry


The Hafu Project Curator's Talk Event
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10th April 2011 (Sun)
15:00 - 17:00
Venue:
NEW PEOPLE, 1746 Post Street, San Francisco, USA
Free Entry
No reservation required

You will tour the Hafu Project exhibition along with the curator duo who will give you an insight into the making of the project, and talk through some of the key themes to the project – cultural, national and racial identities.
There will be ample time to ask questions regarding the project and on the topic.


Social Evening
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10th April 2011 (Sun)
20:00 - till late
Venue:
Rye 688 Geary St, San Francisco, California 94102
Free Entry (drinks available to purchase at bar)
No reservation required

This is a social evening for anybody and everybody! Come and celebrate diversity and meet the Hafu Project duo.
We hope to gather San Francisco's hafu community but also anybody else who wants to meet and greet us!


Nagoya Conference on Multiculturalism
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23rd April 2011 (Sat)
13:15 - 15:00pm
Venue:
Nagoya International School Commons
2686 Minamihara, Nakashidami, Moriyama-ku 463-0002 Nagoya
Free Entry
Pre-register by emailing nismsc@nis.ac.jp

Marcia Yumi Lise will speak about The Hafu Project detailing the complex nature of the hafu experience.
The event will also include filmmakers Megumi Nishikuraand Lara Perez Takagi who will talk about the documentary film currently in progress.
This conference will be conducted mainly in English.


Hafu Film Fundraiser in Nagoya
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23rd April 2011 (Sat)
18:00 - 20:00
Venue:
Shooters Bar & Grill
Sakae 2-9-26 Pola Building 2F, Naka-ku, Nagoya
Nearest station: Fushimi station (exit 5)
Booking required
With booking: 3000 yen (2 drinks and snacks)
Without booking: 3500 yen (2 drinks and snacks)

Celebrate cultural diversity with the Hafu film team & contribute to HOPE's Tohoku relief efforts.
Join us at this sneak preview of the upcoming feature-lenght HAFU documentary.
Come meet the film makers and researcher of the Hafu Film/Project!
The night features musician Janzen (Fatblueman) and other artists!
Proceeds from the event will help HOPE's Tohoku relief efforts and the production of the Hafu documetnary film.

*Special thanks to Shooters Sports Bar & Grill


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