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November 18-19, 2006 Borders of Family: Politics of Representation, Body and Labor (3rd F-

GENS Conference)

Program: Day 1
Session 1: Panel Discussion "Borders of Family: Politics of Representation, Body and Labor"
 Wha-Soon BYUN (Center for Women's Policy, Korean Women's Development Institute)
   "The Changes in Family and Women-related Laws and Conflicts between Genders in Korea"
 Martha Albertson FINEMAN (Emory University)
   "The Family in Law and Society" (Research Paper Contribution)*
 Yayo OKANO (Ritsumeikan University)
   "Of Woman Born: Freedom from 'Family' / Freedom for 'Families'"
 Miho OGINO (Osaka University)
   "Reproductive Technologies and Liquidization of the Modern Family"
 Mariko ADACHI(Ochanomizu University, COE Program Member)
   "Globalization of Reproductive Sphere and Householding"
【Commentators】Kumiko IDA (Osaka Prefecture University)
            Michiko ISHIZUKA (Ochanomizu University, COE Program Member)
【Moderators】Mariko ADACHI (Ochanomizu University, COE Program Member)
         Chika AMANO (Ochanomizu University, COE Program Member)

Program: Day 2
Junior Scholars' Session: "Body" Politics: An Approach to Interdisciplinary Gender/Sexuality Studies
Session A: Body as Continuum: From a Perspective of De/sexualization

 Chiaki YAMAMOTO (Ochanomizu University, graduate student, COE Research Assistant)
  "A Feminist Legal Theory Approach from the Perspective of the Ethic of Care on the Right to Choose Abortion"
 Etusko MATSUO (Ochanomizu University, graduate student, COE Research Assistant)
  "Lesbian Possibilities in Twelfth Night"
 Yuichi KUROIWA (Hitotsubashi University, graduate student)
  "The Boundary of Male Homosociality: Representations of Kagema (male prostitute)in 1930"          
 Minori KOKADO (COE Research Collaborator), Kyoko MIMURA (Ochanomizu University, graduate student, COE Research Assistant),
 Nozomi MIZUSHIMA (COE PD Research Fellow)
   "Sexuality in the Development of Medical Products: The Consequences of the 'De-Sexualization of Medicine' on Female Product Users"
【Commentators】Ryoko TADA (Ochanomizu University, graduate student)
            Kayo TAKEUCHI (Ochanomizu University, graduate student, COE Research Assistant)
【Moderator】Mizuho KAWAHARAZUKA (Ochanomizu University, graduate student, COE Research Assistant)
Session B: Who Is an "Old Woman"?: A Multi-disciplinary Approach to the Gendering of Aging
 Masaaki MIZUOCHI (COE PD Research Fellow)
   "Statistical Analysis on the Economic Gap among Aged Women"
 Yoko HARA (Ochanomizu University, graduate student)
   "Transformation of the 'Old Woman': Medical Discourse in Nineteenth-Century Germany"
 Yoko KURATA (JSPS Research Fellow 21COE)
   "Freedom and Oblivion: The Ethics of Writing Gender and Aging in Enchi Fumiko's Kikujido"
【Commentators】Akiko SAITO (JSPS PD Research Fellow)
            Yumi FURUSAWA (University of Tokyo, Postgraduate (Ph.D) Student)
【Moderator】Fumie OHASHI (Ochanomizu University, graduate student, COE Research Assistant)

Session 2: Symposium "A Message from Asia: Exploring and Carving out New Frontiers of Gender Studies: Socio-Cultural Effect from “Reproduction” and “Technology" 
 Ruri ITO (Ochanomizu University, COE Program Member)
   "Domestic/Care Labor as 'International Commodity' and the Recognition of 'Skill’: A Paradox and Contradictions"
 Nobuko NAGASE (Ochanomizu University, COE Program Member)
   "Labor Market Change and Its Effect on Fertility and Birth Timing: A Comparison between Japan, Seoul and Beijing using F-GENS Panel Survey"
 Kaoru TACHI (Ochanomizu University, COE Program Member)
   "The Phase of 'Gender' on the World Wide Web"
 Satoko KAN (Ochanomizu University, COE Program Member)
   "Representation of 'Violence'/ Violence of 'Representation': Reproduction of Violence by the Media"
【Commentators】Yoko MATSUBARA (Ritsumeikan University)
            Isao MIZUNO (Ochanomizu University, COE Program Member)
            Satoshi TANAHASHI (Ochanomizu University)
【Moderators】Tamie KAINOU (Ochanomizu University, COE Program Member)
         Michiko MIFUNE (Ochanomizu University, COE Program Member)

Full Paper(English) in “F-GENS Journal” No.7

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