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First in series of symposiums to mark opening of Gender Center to take place on March 22nd

Feb. 19, 2010

Meiji University’s School of Information and Communication will hold a symposium to mark the opening of the Gender Center with Professor Axel Honneth of the Goethe University Frankfurt.Professor Honneth is the director of the Institute for Social Research, has worked on a formulation for the theory of intersubjective recognition, and is attempting to open a new dimension to Critical Social Theory. Professor Honneth is recognized throughout the world for his work on themes such as gender, social justice and social pathology.

Symposium to mark the opening of the Gender Center under the theme of Labor and Recognition – Social Justice from the Perspective of Gender

Date and Time
Monday 22/3/2010 (public holiday) 3:00pm – 6:00pm (doors open 2:30pm)

Meiji University’s Liberty Hall on 1st floor of Liberty Tower

Meiji University School of Information and Communication, Common Laboratory Coordinators (Maya Miyamoto, Takeshi Deguchi)


*Free entrance, no reservation required

  • 3 mins walk from Ochanomizu Station (JR Chuo and Sobu Lines, Tokyo Metro Marunouchi Line)
  • 5 mins walk from Shin-Ochanomizu Station (Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line)
  • 5 mins walk from Jimbocho Station (Tokyo Toei Subway Mita Line, Shinjuku Line, Tokyo Metro Hanzomon Line)