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The Ise-Japan Program 「伊勢」と日本スタディプログラム 2015

The “Ise-Japan Program” 「伊勢」と日本スタディプログラム is a fully funded stay in Ise with lectures and field trips designed for graduate students (MA and PhD) and post-graduate researchers. It is sponsored by Kōgakkan University 皇學館大学 and Ise City 伊勢市 and is held…

On the Translation of Old Japanese Records into English 古文書の英訳に関する一考察

I spent my Thanksgiving in Japan giving a talk at Kōgakkan University 皇學館大学 about some interesting aspects of translating old Japanese documents into English. I was a little worried that no one would come, because I don’t know how appealing…

Things to Do in Mie: Eat at a Vegan Cafe in Ise

A few months ago, a vegan cafe (自然菜食ヴィーガンカフェ) called Simme しんめ opened in Ise and I think this may have some of the most delicious food I have ever eaten. I can’t recommend it enough if you are interested in…