Academic exchange

Travel to Japan

Claire TRAN at Kyoto University

Invitated by Kyoto University, Irasec Director Claire TRAN visited Japan from 19 to 23 June 2019. She met with the Director of the Center of Southeast Asian Studies (CSEAS) Prof. Yoko Hayami and the Center's researchers for future collaborations. She spoke at a seminar on A Vietnamese Catholic family in the Red River Delta and beyond: The Story of Dr Nguyễn Xuân Mai, his ancestors and descendants.

She also met Prof. Prof. Motoki Takahashi, Deputy Director of the Center for African Area Studies (CAAS) and his colleagues to collaborate on Asia/Africa projects.

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She then went to Tokyo to meet the director of the French Institute for Research on Japan at the Franco-Japanese House, Prof. Cécile Sakai.  They were received by Prof. Motonori Makino and the heads of the Toyo Bunko library as well as by the director of Efeo in Tokyo, Prof. François Lachaud.

Maison franco japonaise   Responsables de la bibliothèque Tokyo Bunko   Bibliothèque Tokyo Bunko