1-5 February 2011
Tokyo, Osaka and Shiga, JAPAN
Organized by:National Institutes for Cultural Heritage, Japan Agency for Cultural Affairs (Bunkacho)
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Session1 Japanese Administrative System for Safeguarding ICH
KIKUCHI Kensaku, Chief Senior Cultural Properties Specialist
Agency for Cultural Affairs, Japan
Session2 Safeguarding and Inventory-Making of ICH in Japan
MIYATA Shigeyuki, Director, Department of Intangible Cultural Heritage
Tokyo National Research Institute for Cultural Properties
Session3 Local region and Folklore: Regarding a video documentary about "Hachigatsu Odori of Amami Oshima" produced by National Museum of Ethnology
SASAHARA Ryoji,Associate professor
National Museum of Ethnology Department of Cultural Research
Session4 About National Museum of Ethnology – the Roles & Missions
TAMURA Katsumi,Deputy Director
Deputy Director of National Museum of Ethnology
Session5 The Nagahama Hikiyama Festival and its Transmission
Nagahama Hikiyama Cultural Association