Talk — H☺UR No.1

H☺UR will be held once a month at Shibaura House to facil­it­ate pub­lic dis­cus­sion on cul­tur­al pro­duc­tion. You’re free to sup­ply your thoughts, brain­waves, and words to fur­ther the dis­cus­sion.
On May 15th 2012 Yu Mor­ishita will talk about the intent of Book­let Lib­rary and show the latest con­tri­bu­tions to the lib­rary…

No.1 — May 15th, 2012

Part 1 — 6.15 to 6.35pm — Wel­come to Book­let Lib­rary
Short talk-off on the intent of Book­let Lib­rary and the cul­ture, visu­al and not, sur­round­ing book­lets with impromptu reviews of some of the new­est con­tri­bu­tions to Book­let Lib­rary.

Part 2 — 6.40 to 7 pm — Cul­tur­al Pro­duc­tion?
What is cul­tur­al pro­duc­tion? What form does it assume in Japan? Des­pite its men­tion in aca­demia, why does it remain ignored in the pub­lic sphere? What is cul­ture that is pro­duct­ive? Whose value sys­tem is it any­way? What is cul­tur­al pro­duc­tion as a thread toward social innov­a­tion?

DJ — Clem­ens Büttner (Research­er on Acous­tics of Clas­sic­al Archi­tec­ture)

Shibaura House
3154 Shibaura, Minato-ku Tokyo
1080023 (map)

May 15th, 2012 from 6 to 7pm