Grant Approved for Amareya & Cemipos Collaboration in 2020

Lifetime Collaborator Kasia Pastuszak reports that the Adam Mickiewicz Institute has approved a grant allowing the Amareya Theatre in Poland to continue its collaboration with CEMiPoS and the Ainu Women's Association!We at CEMiPoS are looking forward to more exciting performances this year!

The name card for participants

Chiyomi Fujioka, member of the Ainu Women's Association, completed designing the name card of participants in the International Conference on Policy towards Indigenous Peoples: Lessons to be learned, and corresponding Indigenous Workshop/Art Exhibition/Performance to be held in Sapporo from 30 November - 4 December. The design hints an owl representing the most important god for …

Call for participants in an excursion to Nibutani

The Council for Invigorating Local Communities in Biratori town has made its programme of a two-day excursion to Nibutani, the Ainu dominated community in Biratori town, in cooperation with the municipality of the town. They are calling for participants in the excursion. The programme targets international participants in the five-day event to be held in …

Katarzyna Postuszak will perform NOMADIC WOMAN with Amareya Theatre in Sapporo

Katarzyna Postuszak, who published her Ph.D dissertation entitled Hijikata Tatsumi’s Ankoku butō – the Theatre of the body-in-crisis in 2014, will perform NOMADIC WOMAN with Amareya Theatre at the Indigenous Art Workshop/Art Exhibition in Sapporo.  “NOMADIC WOMAN” is a cross-genre and cross-cultural performance about women and their inner and outer immigration, about the situation of indigenous …

A Japanese flyer has come out.

A Japanese flyer of the International Conference on Policy towards Indigenous Peoples: Lessons to be learned and corresponding Indigenous Art Workshop/Art Exhibition has come out. It is originally designed by Masumi Tanaka in collaboration with Yoko Sasaki. The scheduled programme against the blue background includes the International Conference, the Indigenous Art Workshop/Art Exhibition by Sami, …