Akiko Yokoyama

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Name
Akiko Yokoyama
E-mail
akikoyokoyama1110gmail.com
Affiliation
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
Job title
Research Fellow
Degree
Social Sciences(Hitotsubashi University)
Other affiliation
National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2017
 - 
Today
Research Fellow, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
 
Oct 2019
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Nov 2019
Visiting scholar, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
 
Aug 2014
 - 
Dec 2015
Visiting Fellow, Harvard Yenching Institute
 
Apr 2013
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Jul 2014
Research Fellow, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
 
Jun 2012
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Mar 2013
Research Fellow, Language Variation Division, National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics
 

Education

 
Apr 2010
 - 
Mar 2016
Graduate School of Social Sciences, Hitotsubashi University
 
Aug 2014
 - 
Dec 2015
The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, The Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Harvard Univerisity
 
Apr 2006
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Mar 2010
Faculty of Social Sciences, Hitotsubashi University
 

Published Papers

 
Experimental study of understanding actual status of language decline: the case of Ryukyu-Okinoerabu Island
Akiko Yokoyama
Studies in Dialects   5 353-375   Sep 2019   [Refereed]
Efforts to Revitalize an Endangered Language in Amami Okinoerabu Island
Akiko Yokoyama
The Journal of Island Studies   20(1) 71-83   Feb 2019   [Refereed]
A Grammar of Okinoerabu-Kunigami Dialect, Ryukyuan
Akiko Yokoyama
Hitotsubashi University      Nov 2017
Okinoerabu grammar
Gijs van der Lubbe and Akiko Tokunaga
Handbook of Ryukyuan languages. History, Structure, and Use   345-375   Jan 2015   [Refereed]
Geographical Distribution of Mimetics in Amami-Okinoerabu Island
Akiko Tokunaga
Journal of Okinawan Studies   4(1) 13-28   2013   [Refereed]

Books etc

 
The Sanseido Dictionary of Dialectology
Akiko Yokoyama (Part:Contributor)
Sanseido   Apr 2019   

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Language contact, variation and change in language endangerment
Akiko Yokoyama and Robert Laub
Applied Language Description and Documentation   1 Nov 2019   Julia Sallabank
Cover for a lecture in SOAS, University of London
A study on the factors of decline of Ryukyu-Okinoerabu Language
Akiko Yokoyama
The Linguistic Society of Japan   22 Jun 2019   
Experimental Study of Inter-language and Inter-generational Intelligibility: Methodology and Case Studies of Ryukyuan Languages
Yamada, Masahiro, Yukinori Takubo, Shoichi Iwasaki, Celik Kenan Thibault, Soichiro Harada, Nobuko Kibe, Tyler Lau, Natsuko Nakagawa, Yuto Niinaga, Tomoyo Otsuki, Manami Sato, Rihito Shirata, Gijs van der Lubbe and Akiko Yokoyama
The 26th Japanese and Korean Linguistic Conference   8 Dec 2018   
Action research in endangered language communities [Invited]
Akiko Yokoyama
Approaches to Endangered Languages in Japan and Northeast Asia: Description, Documentation and Revitalization   6 Aug 2018   
Developing Web-Based Learning Resources while Managing Language Classes in an Endangered Language
Akiko Yokoyama
Approaches to Endangered Languages in Japan and Northeast Asia: Description, Documentation and Revitalization   5 Aug 2018   

Others

 
Nov 2019   Language contact, variation and change in language endangerment
Cover for a lecture of Applied Language documentation and description (Julia Sallabank) on 1st November, 2019 in SOAS, University of London.