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List of Invitees to the 16th Japanese Research Fellowship

6 researchers were selected from USA, France. 2 researchers were selected in the Japanese language and Japanese language education research category, and 4 researchers in the Japanese literature and Japanese culture research category.
* For a list of invitees to the 15th Japanese Research Fellowship, please refer to the "15th Invitees (2021)" link in the [Previous Invitees] archive.

Research fields: Japanese language and Japanese language education research

Invitee IDEMARU Kaori (USA)
Professor of Japanese Linguistics University of Oregon
Research Subject Acoustic Factors Predicting Foreign Accent in Second Language Japanese and its Social and Affective Consequences
Duration Short-Term Round 1, Sep. 1, 2021 - Feb. 28, 2022
Receiving Organization National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics
Invitee OHARA Yumiko (USA)
Associate Professor University of Hawaii at Hilo
Research Subject Identity and Language Ideology in Endangered Languages and Dialects- Comparison between Japan and Hawaii
Duration Short-Term Round 2, Mar. 1- Aug. 31, 2022
Receiving Organization National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics

Note: Researchers are listed in alphabetical order by family name

Research fields: Japanese literature and Japanese culture research

Invitee FRALEIGH Matthew Patrick(USA)
Associate Professor Brandeis University
Research Subject Postwar Kanshi Journals and the Canon of Sinitic Poetry in Japan
Duration Long-Term Sep. 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Receiving Organization Waseda University
Invitee MIZUKAWA Jun(USA)
Part-time Lecturer of Sociology/Anthropology and Religion Lake Forest College
Research Subject Spirited ecology at the end of the world: Community-led reconstruction projects in the 3.11 Tsunami-affected fisherman's village of the northeast coast of Japan
Duration Long-Term Sep. 1, 2021 - Aug. 31, 2022
Receiving Organization Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
Invitee TSUNODA Takuya(USA)
Assistant Professor Columbia University
Research Subject Knowledge and Technique: Media Histories and Science Cinema in Japan
Duration Short-Term Round 2, Mar. 1- Aug. 31, 2022
Receiving Organization Waseda University
Invitee YOSHIDA Aki(France)
Lecturer University of Paris, IFRAE (The French Research Institute on East Asia)
Research Subject Literary Exchange between Japanese Writers and their Asian and African Counterparts in the 1960s and Early 1970s, and the Reception of Asian and African Literature in Japan during the Same Period
Duration Short-Term Round 1, Sep. 1, 2021 - Feb. 28, 2022
Receiving Organization Waseda University

Note: Researchers are listed in alphabetical order by family name

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