International Symposium: “Art and Disability: The cases from Africa and Asia”

Asia-Pacific, June 12 2017

TOKYO: The international symposium “Art and Disability”, which will take place in Tokyo, Japan, June 25, 2017 at The Research Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa (ILCAA).

In this international symposium, three anthropologists explore the experiences of artists with disabilities or/and representation of disabilities and disability in the arts. By examining cases from Sub-Saharan Africa, Japan, and Indonesia, This symposium also illustrate cultural diversity regarding the conceptualization and perception of disabilities, bodies, and arts.

Date: 25th June, 2017
Place: room 304, ILCAA
Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
3-11-1 Asahi-cho, Fuchu-shi
Tokyo, Japan

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