The conference proceedings are now available.  Right-click or control+click to download:

2013 SEATJ Proceedings

Location Change!

Dear SEATJ participants,

We have exciting news that our conference location has changed.  While it is still being held in the beautiful downtown campus of College of Charleston, we are now going to host the conference in the brand new installations of the Business School’s Beatty Center at:

5 Liberty Street, Charleston, SC.

Check out the view from our live webcam of the atrium to get an idea of what our venue looks like:


Please make sure to also visit the updated Maps and Directions pages to make sure you come to the right place on March 9  & 10!

Dear Members and Participants of the Southeastern Association of Teachers of Japenese (SEATJ), we welcome you to the 28th Annual Conference.  The conference will take place at the College of Charleston in Charleston, South Carolina, on March 9-10, 2013. Our keynote speaker is Dr. Paul Kei Matsuda, Director of Second Language Writing at Arizona State University.


Within this website you will find pages pertaining to registration, directions, accomodations, meal options, and other general information.  We welcome you to explore the site, make use of the online registration option and to check back often for updates.

 *Online registration is now open!*

Questions or feedback regarding the content of this site can be directed to Ms. Lauren Saulino, or this year’s conference host, Dr. Yoshiki Chikuma,


We look forward to seeing you in March!