The 55th TIEC Cross-Cultural Seminar [Architecture Japanese Castle ~城の建築~](Participants wanted)

The 55th TIEC Cross-Cultural Seminar Japanese Castle Poster

1.Date and Time

2.How to apply

Pre-registration is required only for the special Q&A.
The capacity is 20 people, and if there are many applicants, we will conduct a lottery.
You can apply for the special Q&A session from the link below. (Participants wanted till December 5)


Online (YouTube Live)

4.Guest Speaker

Ms. HAGIWARA Sachiko

She writes, lectures, and appears in media and events.
She is the author of “Let's Go to the Castle!” (IWANAMI JUNIOR SHINSHO), "The Science of Castles: The 'Super' Technology of Unique Keeps" (KODANSHA BLUE BACKS), "Secrets of the Japanʼs Top 100 Castles " (SHOGAKUKAN), "Dictionary of Japanese Castle Words" (SEIBUNDO SHINKOSHA), and "100 Great Castles in Japan and Continuing Journey Around the 100 Great Castles in Japan" (ONE PUBLISHING). In addition, she has published numerous articles in newspapers and magazines.


Architecture Japanese Castle ~城の建築~

Lecture: 15:00pm-16:00pm

Castles are more enjoyable to view with knowledge. There are many unique castles existing in various parts of Japan. The "castle keep," which is part of the building that makes up the castle, is a deep and complex structure, and it has been elucidated that it was built using superior architectural techniques and various innovations. Guest Speaker, an expert on castles, will provide in-depth knowledge of the castle keep as a traditional architectural structure.

The special Q&A session: 16:00pm-16:30pm

After the YOUTUBE live seminar, an online (Zoom) Q&A session will be held. It will be the opportunity to ask questions directly to the guest speaker. Whether it's something you've been wondering about castles, a question you have after the lecture, or a next destination plan of a castle at your next ... spend some time learning about castles in a fun way. Please don’t forget to Pre-registration!

  • *Please apply for the special Q&A session from the link below. (Repeat)


TIEC residents and open to public

  • *Everyone can view the event

7.Viewing fee



  • *Subsidized by the Nakajima Foundation
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TIEC Cross-Cultural Seminar Secretariat
OMC Co., Ltd
  • TEL 03-5362-0153
  • E-mail jasso-tiec_ccs-support at mark
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