Schedule & Registration

This event is free of charge and meals are provided. Registration is requested.

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Friday, March 15

12:30-12:45pm: Introduction and opening remarks

12:45-3:45pm: Panel 1: Disconnections

4:00-6:30pm: Screening of Kono sora no hana: Nagaoka hanabi monogatari この空の花−長岡花火物語 (“Casting Blossoms to the Sky”) by Obayashi Nobuhiko (Japan 2011, Blu-ray DVD, 160 mins, in Japanese with English subtitles)

7:00pm: Dinner downtown (invited guests only)

Saturday, March 16

8:30-9:00am: Breakfast

9:00am-noon: Panel II: Violence

12:00-1:00pm: Lunch

1:00-4:00pm: Panel III: Writing

4:15-5:00pm: Concluding Discussion