[Academia]The Asian Conference on Cultural Studies 2016: Official Conference Proceedings


Last 2-5 June 2016, the International Academic Forum (IAFOR) held the Sixth Asian Conference on Cultural Studies 2016 at Kobe, Japan.

With the theme Cultural Struggle and Praxis: Negotiating Power and the Everyday, more than 200 scholars/academics/practitioners gathered at the Art Center of Kobe to discuss new directions of research on Cultural Studies.

Full papers of some of the papers delivered/presented at the conference have now been uploaded at IAFOR’s website, and can be downloaded here.

Here is the list of research papers in the official conference proceedings from the IAFOR website:

Religion and Religious Fundamentalism: Today’s Challenges
Maria Marczewska-Rytko

The Phenomenon of Glocalization Practices of Japanese Popular Culture in Indonesia
Yusy Widarahesty
Dimas Pradipta

Is Everybody Present?
Alexandre Avdulov

Mediated Compassion and the Politics of Displaced Bodies
Luis Pascasio

Legal Development of the Protection of Cultural Property: From the Event of Armed Conflict to the Illicit Trafficking
Peerapon Jaderojananont

Action Heroes and Representations of Masculinity
Natawan Wongchalard

Narratives of the Romantic Relationship between Teacher and Student in Thai Contemporary Media: Turning Point in Thinking about Relationships?
Thongchai Sae-chia

How the Conceptualization of Refugees Impacts their Capacity to Fulfill Their Social and Economic Agency
Rachel Santon
Hisako Matsuo

Discourse on Disciplining Indonesian Women’s Bodies in a Dove Advertisement
Rina Widiastuti

Beat of Asia: Analyzing East Asia’s Cultural Hierarchy and the Negotiation of Hallyu Stars’ Identity and Songs
Lara Danielle Cartujano

Reversed Realities: National Pride and Visual Coding
Porranee Singpliam

A Few Good Men: Identity and Representation of Museum Volunteer
Teerawan Mingbualuang

Otaku Pedestrians in Tokyo: Fan Consumption and Urban Politics of “Visuality”
Ernest Dit Alban Edmond

Human Traffic: The Fashionably and Unfashionably Marginalized in the Korean Cultural Context
Dustin Hellberg
Yun Ha Kim

Hidden Biases of Cultural Schema
Stephen B. Ryan

“Unsuccessful” Story of Futaba Nursery School as a Pioneer
Akane Oishi

Constructing the Hong Kong Nation: the landscape of emerging nationalism in Hong Kong
Justin Chun-ting Ho

Practicing Lore within a Modern Society: Visiting the Traditional Mitigation Effort of the Kelud People
Sri Herminingrum

Intercultural parenting: A Discussion of Power Relations and Reverse Acculturation
Dharam Bhugun

Chinese Indonesians at the Crossroads: Post-Suharto Identity Dilemma in the Rise of China in the New Era
Xu Minghua
Enny Ingketria

The Feminine Nation: A Postcolonial Feminist Analysis of the Iconographies of Marianne and Maria Clara in the French and Philippine Online Press
Ma. Charnina Victoria Z. Maguddayao

Impact of Cultural Intermediaries-The spread of Japanese movie to Hong Kong
Ha Miu Yin Serina

Migration without Mobility
Andrew Dawson

Intercultural Communication Model of Tolaki Tribe in Multicultures Government Structure in South Konawe District, Southeast Sulawesi, Indonesia
Ilham Gemiharto
Ryan Putra Gushendra

The Advent of the First Indoor Stage in Korean Theatre: Impacts, Consequences and Implications
Jungman Park

Negotiating Power in Culturally Determined Bioethics Secular Western vs Islamic Bioethics in Decision Making
Anke Iman Bouzenita

Exploration of New Understanding of ‘Culture’
Yogi Chaitanya Prakash

A Cultural Reflection: The Auspicious Sign in Miscellaneous Notes of the Tang Dynasty (618-907)
Tse Yiu Kay

The event report of my ACCS2016/IAFOR experiene can be read here.

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