JSL linguistic meeting scheduled for June in Tokyo


The Theoretical Issues in Sign Language Research Conference (TISLR), which is held once about every three years, took place at Purdue University in Indiana on September 30-October 2, 2010.

The Japanese Association of Sign Linguistics(JASL)will hold the first session this year at the National Institute of Informatics in Tokyo on Saturday, June 25, 2011, 13:00-17:00.

Two speakers who attended TISLR will be invited to explain the current trend in sign language linguistics field from a international point of view: MORI Soya of the Institute of Developing Economies and HARA Daisuke of Toyota Technological Institute.

JASL Member: free
Non-member: 1000 yen

Interpretation by JSL and spoken Japanese will be offered.

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