Public Lectures

This page gives you the detail of CISMOR lectures. We report on the past public lectures to return the results of our research to society.

As for closed meetings or workshops, click here for more information. At the international workshop, a specific theme is discussed and studied in-depth with invited researchers from all over the world. Through these workshops, we hope to form a global network of researchers for the interdisciplinary study of monotheistic religions.

Date Title Speaker
2018/06/19
Japanese Culture in Egypt – Focusing on Animation Dr. Amal Refaat (Lecturer, Japanese Department, Faculty of Arts, Cairo University/ Visiting Scholar, CISMOR, Doshisha University)

2018/06/16
Religions and Prohibition: Understanding the Jewish ‘Kosher’ laws and the Islamic ‘Halal’ Prof. Rabbi Jonathan David Magonet (Emeritus Professor of Bible, Leo Baeck College, London)
Yoshiko Oda (Former Professor of Kansai-University)
2018/05/26
【For Students and Academics】”When the Missionary Meets the Other: The case of a Dane, Jens M.T. Winther (1874-1970) – Based on His Own Words” Prof. Christian M. Hermansen ( School of Law and Politics, Kwansei Gakuin University)
2018/04/23
The Christian Minority in Syria and the Impact of War on Their Communities Prof. Bernard André Heyberger (Director d’études, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales)
2018/04/19
【For Students and Academics】”Christians in Aleppo (16th-19th Century) : communities and individuals” Prof. Bernard André Heyberger (Director d’études, Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales )
2018/04/12
“Cross-cultural Flows:Black Characters in American Animation, Anime-inspired Cartoons and Anime” Dr. Michal (Miki) Daliot-Bul 
(Assistant Professor, the department of Asian Studies, Haifa University, Israel)
2018/03/25
Arabic Proficiency Test
2018/03/10
The Development of Monolatry Reflected in the Hebrew Bible Dr. Shuichi Hasegawa (Associate Professor, Rikkyo University)