Hiroshi Maruyama - Director

Hiroshi Maruyama - Director

Nov
06
Videoartist Antonie Frank Grahamsdaughter Publishes Article on Ainu Rights

Videoartist Antonie Frank Grahamsdaughter Publishes Article on Ainu Rights

Distinguished videoartist and journalist Antonie Frank Grahamsdaughter, reported Hatakeyama Ekasi's struggle for Indigenous Ainu people's rights in the Swedish magazine
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Nov
01
Talk Event on Naoki Prize Winner "Netsugen"

Talk Event on Naoki Prize Winner "Netsugen"

On 30 October, a talk event on Soichi Kawagoe's「熱源」(Netsugen, lit. "heat source"), which was awarded the 162nd Naoki
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Oct
21
A Conversation with Tahara Fuci

A Conversation with Tahara Fuci

Last week, journalist Carmen Grau interviewed Tahara Ryoko Fuci, chairperson of the Ainu Women's Association. Tahara Fuci, revered Ainu female
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Oct
20
Meeting Kimura Ekasi at Biratori

Meeting Kimura Ekasi at Biratori

On 15 October, Carmen and I met Kimura Ekasi, one of the Ainu leaders in the repatriation movement in Japan,
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Oct
18
A Closer Look at a Sign in Upopoy

A Closer Look at a Sign in Upopoy

In December 2019, around 1,300 Ainu human remains were reported to be transferred to the Upopoy Memorial Site from
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Oct
17
CEMiPoS Director and Journalist Visit Kamoenai

CEMiPoS Director and Journalist Visit Kamoenai

On 14 October, I drove Carmen Grau, Spanish journalist, to the village of Kamoenai (originally called Kamuy-nai in the Ainu
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