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Brief posts about our activity on the ground.
Apr
13
CEMiPoS Backgrounder on Ainu Rights Issues

CEMiPoS Backgrounder on Ainu Rights Issues

In order to promote international awareness about Ainu rights issues, CEMiPoS researchers have compiled a backgrounder with information on ongoing
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Mar
15
CEMiPoS Researcher Wins Anthropology Research Award

CEMiPoS Researcher Wins Anthropology Research Award

On 1 March, Carles Jornet Aguareles, researcher at CEMiPoS, won the X Premi Investigació J.F. Mira, a prestigious Spanish
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Dec
09
Abstracts for Chapters of New Book "Decolonizing Futures"

Abstracts for Chapters of New Book "Decolonizing Futures"

CEMiPoS members Leni Charbonneau, Hiroshi Maruyama, Leena Huss, Kamrul Hossain, and Kasia Pastuszak, as well as researchers, artists, and activists
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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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Nov
15

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
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Apr
28

Excursion to Nibutani

We are planning to provide those who want to make an excursion to Nibutani, which is called the birth place
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