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					                                                                                                                                                     A Brief History of Photography
                                                                                                                                                     in Japan —From its Introduction to the 1930’s—
                                                                                                                                                     Friday, May 16th, 2008
                                                                                                                                                     Ninomiya House 9F Salon

                                                                                                                                                        This presentation will focus on the history of Japanese photography, more
                                                                                                                                                     precisely on the introduction of photography in Japan in the middle of the 19th
                                                                                                                                                     century to the 1930s’ so-called “Avant-garde photography”.
      JST Foreign Researcher’s Residence                                                                                                                This presentation will show how photography has developed in Japan and
      “Ninomiya House” presents an evening                                                                                                           how Japanese and non-Japanese people’s image of Japan had evolved.
      forum as a monthly event.
                                                                                                                                                     Lecturer            Ms. Sandrine Tabard (University of Tsukuba)
      We hope you participate and share this
                                                                                                                                                     Time                18:30-19:30 Lecture and Q&A
      special evening with us.
                                                                                                                                                                         19:30-20:00 Exchange of personal views
                                                                                                                                                     Charge              700yen per person (Drinks and light meal will be served)
                                                                                                                                                     Language            English
                                                                                                                                                     Chairman            Dr. Shigeyuki Kimura (Chairman of the Board of Directors of SNTT)

                                                                                                                                                     *Pre-registration required. Please contact the Ninomiya House Administration Office by Wed.
                                                                                                                                                     May 14th. The Registration will close when reaches capacity. If you wish to bring little children,
                                                                                                                                                     we can provide a babysitter, so be sure to inform the office as well. There is limited space for
                                                                                                                                                     parking, so we would appreciate it if you come with friends and please be sure to park in the
                                                                                                                                                     visitor's parking area. If you are visiting by car, please refrain from drinking.




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