The International Association for Japan Studies (IAJS)

2019 Guidelines for Submitting Conference Proposals

The 2019 Conference of the IAJS will be held on Saturday and Sunday at Toyo University, Tokyo on November 23 and 24, 2019. Applicants wishing to submit proposals for conference papers should follow the guidelines below

  • Proposals should be sent by e-mail in plain text and with an attached text file.

  • Application should be sent by 9 November, 2019 to the address below:
    §  E-mail :
    §  Address : The International Association for Japan Studies (IAJS)
         c/o Dr. Charles Cabell, Toyo University
         5-28-20 Hakusan, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo, Japan
    §  Tel:


Please write Japanese names in both Japanese and in the Roman alphabet.

Please write non-Japanese names in the Roman alphabet and in katakana/kanji.

[Institution or organization]

If relevant, include academic rank or position (e.g. Professor, Associate Professor, Ph.D. candidate, social activist, etc).

If the institution is in Japan, then the name should be given in both English and Japanese.

[Title of Paper]

In English and Japanese.


In English or Japanese, 300 words or less.

[Brief CV]

In English or Japanese.


[Contact Address]

Name, address, e-mail, and telephone number.

[Conference Presentation Fee]

All the members are free to participate in the IAJS conferences. Conference Presentation Fee for non-members is 5,000 yen (exemptions may be allowed for those not affiliated with scholarly institutions).



  • 送付:申込書は、e-mailにより、本文(plain text)に記入し、且つ、(文字化け対策のため)同じ内容を記入したテキスト・ファイル(拡張子txtのファイル)をも添付して送って下さい。

  • 申し込み締切: 20191109

  • 申込先:〒112-8606 東京都文京区白山5-28-20  東洋大学 迦部留・チャールズ研究室気付「国際日本学会」第15回大会申込受付係


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