[Event Information]
Interactive Evening Lounge
“Book Club Session 3”
20th June,2016 18:00-20:00(Eng.Bld.#8-536, Hongo Campus)

Date : Monday June 20th, 2016 from 18:00 to 20:00
Venue : Eng.Bld.#8-536, Hongo Campus MAP
Title Book Club Session 3

This IEL will consist in the third 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, Max Weber’s books “Science as a Vocation” and “Politics as a Vocation” have been chosen as the texts participants will have to read. The IEL is opened by an explanation of the Book Club by GSDM Student Aoi Sugimoto san, who kindly agreed act as a presenter in this session of the book club, then the particular book of the evening will be discusses by the other participants. Finally, participants exchange their ideas and proposals about the book to read for the next meeting.
This IEL has been organised 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.
18:30-19:45 Debate
19:45-20:00 Decision about the next book


You may find the indicated texts online, namely:
“Science as a Vocation”

“Politics as a Vocation”