Wataru Ishigame

Editor
Tokyo Sogensha (Publisher)
Participates in 1 Session

Wataru ISHIGAME has been an editor of Tokyo Sogensha, one of the oldest SFF publishers in Japan, since 2011. He published many translation works including Ann Leckie, Jo Walton, Becky Chambers, Charlie Jane Anders, and Lavie Tidhar. Three of them won annual Seiun Awards (Japanese equivalent Hugo). Now he is working at N. K. Jemisin's The Broken Earth trilogy. He also translated two short stories of Peter Watts and Karen Joy Fowler into Japanese in 2011.

Sessions in which Wataru Ishigame participates

Friday 31 July, 2020

Time Zone: NZDT/Wellington
12:00
12:00
Translation: the Key to Open Doors to the Cultural Diversity in SFF 50 minutes 12:00 NZST  -  12:50 NZST  |  Programming , Programme Room 2 (Webinar)
Panel
Science Fiction/FantasyWriting/Business of Writing

Sessions in which Wataru Ishigame attends

Wednesday 29 July, 2020

Time Zone: NZDT/Wellington
14:00
14:00
Science Fantasy: A Core Piece of the SF/F World 50 minutes 14:00 NZST  -  14:50 NZST  |  Programming , Programme Room 2 (Webinar)
Panel
Science Fiction/Fantasy
15:00
15:00
Small Press Leading the Way 50 minutes 15:00 NZST  -  15:50 NZST  |  Programming , Programme Room 3 (Webinar)
Panel
Writing/Business of Writing
16:30
16:30
Reading: Umiyuri Katsuyama 25 minutes 16:30 NZST  -  16:55 NZST  |  Programming , Reading Room 1
Reading
21:00
21:00
Are We Living in a Simulation? 50 minutes 21:00 NZST  -  21:50 NZST  |  Programming , Programme Room 1 (Webinar)
Panel
Science/Technology

Thursday 30 July, 2020

Time Zone: NZDT/Wellington
13:00
13:00
Cory Doctorow and Ada Palmer discuss censorship and information control 50 minutes 13:00 NZST  -  13:50 NZST  |  Programming , Programme Room 4 (Webinar)
Speaker Cory Doctorow | Speaker Ada Palmer |
Dialogue
17:00
17:00
Panel
Science Fiction/FantasySociety/Culture

Friday 31 July, 2020

Time Zone: NZDT/Wellington
17:00
17:00
Post The Three-Body Problem: What Is Happening in Mainland Chinese Science Fiction? 50 minutes 17:00 NZST  -  17:50 NZST  |  Programming , Programme Room 3 (Webinar)
Panel
Science Fiction/Fantasy
18:00
18:00
Is Cyberpunk Mainstream Now? 50 minutes 18:00 NZST  -  18:50 NZST  |  Programming , Programme Room 2 (Webinar)
Panel
Science Fiction/Fantasy

Saturday 1 August, 2020

Time Zone: NZDT/Wellington
11:00
11:00
Kaffeeklatsch: Umiyuri Katsuyama 50 minutes 11:00 NZST  -  11:50 NZST  |  Programming , Kaffeklatch and Literary Beer Room
 |  Signup required
Participant Umiyuri Katsuyama |
Kaffeeklatsch
Hugo Awards Ceremony 3 hours 30 minutes 11:00 NZST  -  14:30 NZST  |  Events , Events Room
Event
Science Fiction/Fantasy
18:00
18:00
23:00
23:00
Parties: 1 August, party band #1 3 hours 23:00 NZST  -  2:00 NZST  |  Con Operations , Party Zoom
Party

Sunday 2 August, 2020

Time Zone: NZDT/Wellington
12:00
12:00
Ghosts in the Ships: Sentient Ships in SF and Fantasy 50 minutes 12:00 NZST  -  12:50 NZST  |  Programming , Programme Room 5 (Zoom Meeting)
Panel
Science Fiction/Fantasy
13:00
13:00
Beyond the Anglosphere: SF and Fantasy from the Rest of the World 50 minutes 13:00 NZST  -  13:50 NZST  |  Programming , Programme Room 1 (Webinar)
Panel
Science Fiction/Fantasy