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Space Design Staff Blog

Wednesday ,30 September 2020

What’s ON In October 2020

This month is featuring sustainability. From cultural to daily living. Learn from it, and Be in it.

Literature, Film(書籍、映像):

Frantz Fanon “The Wretched of the Earth”(フランツ・ファノン「The Wretched of the Earth」)

A veritable handbook of social reorganization for leaders of emerging nations, The Wretched of the Earth has had a major impact on civil rights, anti-colonialism, and black-consciousness movements around the world. This new translation updates its language for a new generation of readers and its lessons are more vital now than ever. Book available at Amazon, Kinokuniya book store (Genre : #Blacklivesmatter #Socialjustice #Equality )


Hans Rosling “Factfulness : Ten Reasons We're Wrong About the World--and Why Things Are Better Than You Think” (ハンス・ロスリング 「ファクトフルネス:10の思い込みを乗り越え、データを基に世界を正しく見る習慣」)

Published in 2018 written by Swedish statistician Hans Rosling with his son Ola Rosling and daughter-in-law Anna Rosling Rönnlund. In the book, Rosling suggests the vast majority of human beings are wrong about the state of the world. Available at Amazon, local book store.  ( Genre : #Worldeconomy #Poverty #Equality )


Fast Food Nation (ファストフードが世界を食いつくす)2006

Fast Food Nation is a 2006 comedy-drama film directed by Richard Linklater and written by Linklater and Eric Schlosser. The film produced, an international co-production of the United States and the UK, is loosely based on Schlosser's bestselling 2001 non-fiction book Fast Food Nation. Film available at TSUTAYA DVD, Amazon Prime / Book available at Amazon, local book store .  ( Genre : #Foodwaste #Socialjustice #Environment )


Black Gold ( 美味しいコーヒーの真実 ) 2006 

Black Gold is a social awareness documentary film that focuses on the efforts of an Ethiopian coffee-union manager who travels the world to obtain a better price for their workers' coffee beans. The film was directed and produced by Marc James Francis and Nick Francis from Speakit Films, and co-produced by Christopher Hird. Film available at TSUTAYA(DVD)、Amazon Prime, Netflix (Genre: #Fairtrade #Worldeconomy #Socialjustice )


A Plastic Ocean (プラスチック・オーシャン)2016

This eye-opening documentary looks at what happens to all the plastic that gets thrown away (spoiler: most of it ends up in the oceans). Craig Leeson, an award-winning journalist, teams up with Tanya Streeter, a world champion freediver to create a film that blends adventure, travel, and science covering the whole world. Film Available at Netflix or Google Play (Genre : #Recycling #Ocean #Environment #Pbrzero #Ecology )


Others ~ Lifestyle : Organisation, Clothing (その他~ライフスタイル:団体、アパレル 他)

UPCYCLING THE OCEANS JAPAN ( アップサイクリング・ザ・オーシャン・ジャパン:アパレル団体発祥の海洋資源リサイクル団体) 

Japanese organization for cleaning up the ocean to make sustainable circulation from making 100% recycled material.The organization is founded by Spanish Sustainable Fashion Brand, ECOALF ( https://ecoalf.jp/  ) (Genre : #Ecology #Recycle #Ocean #Pbrzero #Sustainability )


MELON ( Meditation Salon ) 

Global meditation salon launched in Tokyo 2019. Online classes of mindfulness ( on site class currently held randomly ). Class is held in Japanese. If you are interested in English, Happy Melon Studio Online is available ( https://happymelon.com.au/timetable/online/ ) (Genre: #Mindfulness #Focus #Empathy #Wellbeing )


Have a good harvest time of October! Stay well and connected.


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