Professor Masahide Ishihara will be our first speaker with two different presentation on October 1st and 2nd. Both presentation will be held in the Tokioka Room (Moore Hall 319) at 3:00 pm. Professor Ishihara is a linguist at the University of the Ryukyus. More information on his talk to follow in the coming weeks.
October 1, 2009
“Two Sides of the Coin: Change in Language Attitudes Toward the Ryukyuan Languages”
October 2, 2009
“America’s English Language Policy in Occupied Okinawa and the Reactions of the People of Okinawa”
(Nifee deebitan to Char for the info.)