[Event Information]
Interactive Evening Lounge
“Book Club Session 23”
24th June 2019 18:00-20:00
(Seminar room “F”, International Academic Research Building, Hongo Campus)

■Date : Monday, June 24th, 2019, 18:00-20:00
■Venue : Seminar room “F” on the 12th floor of the GraSPP Building (IARB) (Hongo Campus) MAP
■Organizer : Dr. Roberto Orsi
■Summary : This IEL will consist in the seventh session of our GSDM Book Club, namely a regular gathering of GSDM students and faculty who, having agreed to read the same book, meet to discuss its main themes in the light of the GSDM goals. For this session Junichiro Tanizaki’s “In Praise of Shadows” (陰翳礼讃), originally published in 1933, has been selected.
This IEL has been organized in the form of Book Club, in order to expand the intellectual horizon of GSDM students, by means of making them approach literary works and other books which can relate to the main topics of GSDM, particularly leadership, global affairs, inter-disciplinarity.

  18:00-18:15 Introduction of the Book Club
  18:15-18:30 Brief summary of the book by one or more students.
  18:30-20:00 Debate