18th Meeting of the International Society for Folk Narrative Research (ISFNR)
I participated and presented at the academic meeting of the International Society for Folk Narrative Research (ISFNR) in Italy on June 14th
I gave a lecture entitled "The Reception of Little Red Riding Hood in Japan" at that meeting.
A View of the Republic of Ragusa, Italy (the Venue of the 18th Meeting of ISFNR)
Cityscapes of Germany
A Townscape of Marburg. I have a Ph.D. from the University of Marburg.
The Marburg Castle
German Fairy Tale Route
Bremen 〜"Town Musicians of Bremen"〜
The Marketplace of Bremen（A trip on the German Fairy Tale Route in 2015 planned by Noguchi）
The statue "Town Musicians of Bremen" stands quietly in a corner of the marketplace of Bremen.
Hamelin 〜"Pied Piper of Hamelin"〜
This beautiful town Hamelin is well-known for the legend "The Pied Piper of Hamelin".
The Pied Piper, wearing colorful clothes, stands in front of the Hamelin museum.
A woman who disguises herself as Rapunzel reads aloud a fairy tale.
An Aristocratic Bedroom of the Castle Hotel "Trendelburg"
A Restaurant of the Castle Hotel "Trendelburg" which is Famous for the 'Rapunzel' Tower
An Old Castle Hotel in Trendelburg
This town is a world heritage site. It has a beautiful row of houses.
Schwalm 〜Little Red Riding Hood〜
The Local Museum of Ziegenhain at Schwalm, the Village of "Red Riding Hood"
The folk costume "Red Cap" (a sign of an unmarried virgin) is considered the costume of "Red Riding Hood".
Weilburg 〜Sleeping Beauty〜
Weilburg, the castle of "Sleeping Beauty", drawn by Otto Ubbelohde.
A Garden at the Back of the Weilburg Castle
Steinau 〜the town where the Grimm Brothers grew up〜
Steinau, the Town where Grimm Brothes Spent Their Childhood
Hanau 〜the Grimm brothers' Birthplace〜
The statue of the Grimm brother' stands in the central square of the birthplace of Grimm brother', Hanau.
World Heritage Sites: Castles of Augustusburg and Falkenlust at Bruehl
A Cityscape of Nordlingen with Medieval City Walls
A German Strawberry Cake which is Exquisitely Delicious!