Rihito Shirata

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Name
Rihito Shirata
Affiliation
Shigakukan University
Section
Faculty of Humanities
Research funding number
60773306

Research Areas

 
 

Academic & Professional Experience

 
Apr 2019
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Today
Part-time Lecturer, Faculty of Intercultural Studies, The International University of Kagoshima
 
Apr 2018
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Assistant Professor, Faculty of Humanities, Shigakukan University
 
Apr 2017
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Special Researcher, The Institute of Ryukyuan Culture, Okinawa International University
 
Apr 2016
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Collaborative Researcher, National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics
 
Apr 2016
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Mar 2019
Collaborative Researcher, Hiroshima University of Economics
 
Apr 2015
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Mar 2018
Collaborative Researcher, Research Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
 
Apr 2016
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Mar 2018
Part-time Lecturer, University Education Center, University of the Ryukyus
 
Apr 2015
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Mar 2018
Research Fellowship for Young Scientists, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science / University of the Ryukyus
 
Oct 2016
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Mar 2017
Part-time Lecturer, Faculty of Law and Letters, University of the Ryukyus
 
Apr 2015
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Mar 2017
Part-time Lecturer, Faculty of Letters, Kyoto University
 
Apr 2012
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Mar 2015
Research Fellowship for Young Scientists, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
 
May 2012
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Mar 2013
Research Fellowship for Young Scientists, Program for Advancing Strategic International Networks to Accelerate the Circulation of Talented Researchers, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science
 
May 2012
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Mar 2013
Visiting Researcher, School of Oriental and African Studies, University of London
 

Education

 
Apr 2012
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Mar 2015
Doctoral Program, Department of Linguistics, Division of Behavioral Studies, Graduate School of Letters, Kyoto University
 
Apr 2010
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Mar 2012
Master's Program, Department of Linguistics, Division of Behavioral Studies, Graduate School of Letters, Kyoto University
 
Apr 2006
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Mar 2010
Faculty of Letters, Kyoto University
 

Awards & Honors

 
Nov 2014
The Best Presentation Award of LSJ, The Linguistic Society of Japan
 

Published Papers

 
Predicative wh-words in the Kamikatetsu dialect of Kikai, a Northern Ryukyuan language
Studies in Dialects   5 印刷中   2019   [Refereed]
The Kamikatetsu dialect of Kikai has a special kind of wh-word that has presumably emerged from a combination of a wh-word and a particle: nuwa/nuka/nukai “why, what happened” and duwa/duka/dukai “where”. As they function alone as a predicate, we ...
Rihito Shirata
NANTO BUNKA Bulletin of the Institute of Ryukyuan Culture   40 41-53   Mar 2018   [Refereed]
Why without reasons: wh-exclamatives in Kikaijima Ryukyuan
Lukas Rieser and Rihito Shirata
Proceedings of the Fifty-third Annual Meeting of the Chicago Linguistic Society   321-336   2018
A Linguistic Text: A Tale of Jogo (an Amami Place Name): A Folktale in the Ura Dialect of Amami-Oshima, Northern Ryukyuan
15 68-55   Nov 2017
Shigeno Hiromi and Rihito Shirata
HUE Journal of Humanities, Social and Natural Sciences   38(4) 111-133   Mar 2016

Conference Activities & Talks

 
Prosody of address nouns in the Onotsu dialect of Kikai Ryukyuan
Rihito Shirata
Phonology Festa 14 (2019)   5 Mar 2019   
喜界島方言の指示詞の直示用法について―小野津方言・志戸桶方言を中心に―
Rihito Shirata
第13回琉球諸語記述研究会   18 Mar 2018   琉球諸語記述研究会
奄美大島・大島北高等学校の聞き書きサークルとの取り組み
Shigeno Hiromi and Rihito Shirata
継承とメディア研究フォーラム「語る・変わる・結びつく―記憶し継承する主体と共同体を育むメディアリテラシー」   17 Dec 2017   
岩倉市郎と喜界島方言研究
Rihito Shirata
平成29年度奄美沖縄民間文芸学会喜界島大会   17 Sep 2017   奄美沖縄民間文芸学会
北琉球奄美浦方言の対格について
Shigeno Hiromi and Rihito Shirata
第12回琉球諸語記述研究会   9 Jul 2017   琉球諸語記述研究会

Research Grants & Projects

 
奄美北部諸方言における疑問文の総合的記述
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2023    Investigator(s): Rihito Shirata
言語バリエーションとしての方言文法の多様性を生む社会的・語用論的な要請の解明
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (C)
Project Year: Apr 2019 - Mar 2023    Investigator(s): Satomi Matayoshi
言語系統樹を用いた琉球語の比較・歴史言語学的研究
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Scientific Research (S)
Project Year: Apr 2017 - Mar 2022    Investigator(s): Shigehisa Karimata
談話資料から見る北琉球奄美喜界島方言の地域変種の多様性
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for Young Scientists (B)
Project Year: Apr 2016 - Mar 2019    Investigator(s): Rihito Shirata
北琉球諸語の文法記述・ドキュメンテーション及び歴史的研究
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Research Fellow (PD)
Project Year: Apr 2015 - Mar 2018    Investigator(s): Rihito Shirata
喜界島方言を中心とする琉球語の記述的・歴史的研究
Japan Society for the Promotion of Science: Grant-in-Aid for JSPS Research Fellow (DC1)
Project Year: Apr 2012 - Mar 2015    Investigator(s): Rihito Shirata