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29th Annual Conference of the Japanese Language Teachers Association of the Northeastern Region (JLTANE)

August 22, 2015
Tufts University
Alumnae Lounge (inside Alumnae Hall)
40 Talbot Avenue
Medford, MA 02155
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(*Updated 03AUG2015)

Keynote speaker: Professor Ken-ichi Miura, Franklin and Marshall College


Ken'ichi Miura has previously taught at Northwestern University, Harvard University and Temple University prior to assuming the role of Director of the Japanese Program at Franklin & Marshall College. He has also taught for many years at the Japanese School at Middlebury College Summer School in Vermont. At Franklin & Marshall, he has been teaching Japanese language, Japanese literature and Japanese pop culture, and is currently involved in a project regarding utilizing contemporary anime both in language and content classes. In addition to his professional teaching career, Prof. Miura works as a tester and a tester-trainer of OPI (Oral Proficiency Interview) and WPT (Written Proficiency Test) of the Japanese language for ACTFL (American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages). He also tests Japanese language proficiency for US governmental organizations.


Online registration is open.
The registration fee is $30 until Monday, August 10th.
After Tuesday, August 11th, the fee will be $40.
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Kiyomi Kagawa
Senior Lecturer/Coordinator of Japanese Language Program