Category: International Symposia

International Symposia

The International Symposia of ISSA are academic meetings carried out in a global perspective. At these meetings, Shinto is studied broadly as a tradition which does not provoke debates with other religions. Reports of the symposia are published in Japanese


The ISSA Workshops are meetings at which various aspects of Shinto are studied from a global perspective based on religious toleration. Previous Workshops International Workshop “Symbolic languages in Shinto Tradition” (October 9-10, 2006) Round Table Discussion “Towards a Globalization of Shinto Studies…”