Tatta Yukie, a visiting lecturer at Faculty of Philosophy, University of Sarajevo, spent two weeks at the faculty from March 11 to 22, 2019. During her stay, she gave two lectures: “Toshihiko Izutsu and the influence of his work on the development of Islamic Studies in Japan (Toshihiko Izutsu i značaj njegovog opusa za razvitak islamskih studija u Japanu)” and “Cherry Blossoms in Japanese Culture” (the latter was given twice for the students of first and second cycles) while attending other courses and interacting with students and faculty members. In addition, she guest-appeared at the event “Reading Akutagawa” organised by a student, where participants read and discussed three works of Akutagawa Ryunosuke, one of the most renowned novelists in Japan.

She also gave a lecture at Faculty of Political Sciences, University of Sarajevo, entitled “Sacred in Japanese context: ‘pilgrimage’ to anime-related 'sacred sites’".