Acknowledgements, Foreword, and Introduction of Upcoming Book "Decolonizing Futures"
Introducing the first few sections of "Decolonizing Futures" to be published this Winter.
Book Cover, Table of Contents, and Author Introductions for "Decolonizing Futures"
Over the past two years, the CEMiPoS team has had the privilege of working with researchers and Indigenous scholars, activists,
CEMiPoS Writes for Lausan on Japan's Colonial Legacy
CEMiPoS researcher Meindert Boersma wrote an essay on the enduring legacy of colonialism in Japan. The Japanese state's Indigenous policies
The Economist on the National Ainu Museum
Earlier this summer, CEMiPoS Director Hiroshi Maruyama and researchers Masumi Tanaka and Mashiyat Zaman accompanied a journalist and translator from
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
The Equal Times On Ainu Activists' Response to Upopoy
Writing for The Equal Times, journalist Carmen Grau interviews Ainu leaders Fumio Kimura, Shizue Ukaji, and Ryoko Tahara, as well
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
CEMiPoS Statement Against Two Hokkaido Municipalities’ Decisions Over Highly Radioactive Waste
On 9 October 2020, the town of Suttsu in Hokkaido, located along the coast of the Sea of Japan, applied
A Conversation with Hatakeyama Ekasi
On 6 August, CEMiPoS Director Maruyama Hiroshi and Koizumi Masahiro, Director of the Sapporo Freedom School, visited revered Ainu leader
Ainu Gather for Kamuycepnomi in Monbetsu
In this post, we review the events leading up to the ritual as well as some of the lessons discussed