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AMES Presents: Race Media Empire Speaker Series- Spatial Politics of the Olympics Sites of Tokyo 3.0

AMES Presents: Race Media Empire Speaker Series
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Thursday, February 13, 2020
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4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Sharon Hayashi (York University, Toronto)
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AMES Presents: Race Media Empire Speaker Series

Sharon Hayashi is Associate Professor of Cinema and Media Studies in the Department of Cinema and Media Arts at York University, Toronto. Hayashi's recent work has focused on visualizing and archiving spatial practices of artistic and social collectives in Tokyo. Her current research projects include the digital mapping archive project Mapping Tokyo Olympics 3.0: The Politics of Demolition and Displacement, and the collaborative gaming project Eco-tour: Local Currency, Community, and Sustainability in Rural Japan. Contact: