- Tokyo Midtown Tower 4F Conference
- 11/23(Thu) 18:00 - 19:30
In the era of Post-truth -BREXIT, the Trump Phenomenon, and the rise of Islamic Fundamentalism-, illogical choices and impulses other than common interests started to move the world, society, and people. However, looking back the human history, there are many eras that philosophy, religion, and ideology, namely “Culture” had a strong power. Culture including religion appears in art, music, and architecture has been the symbol of nations showing unity and authority and formed the core of people’s values. This session will discover the peculiarity and illogically of “culture” that is obstacle since we are immersed in it. Also, the hints to understand the distant past, values of different culture, and upcoming future will be discovered through perspective beyond time and space.
Kentaro Utsunomiya"Asahi Shinsho" Editor-in-Chief, Book editing unit, Asahi Shimbun Publications Inc.
Shinichi UeyamaProfessor, Faculty of Policy Management
Shinichi Ueyama lab Students