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Chapter Online Event - February 12, 2023

  Register here   (open until Friday, Feb. 10) Cost:  Free  Morning Session 10:00 - 12:00 Presenter: Prof. Masatoshi Shoji, Shokei Gakuin University Part 1: Talking About Death Part 2: Death Café Abstract In Part 1, I will talk about how important it is to talk about death. In Part 2, I will organize and facilitate Death Café to talk about death with all participants. At a Death Café, people, often strangers, gather to eat cake, drink tea and discuss death. The objective is 'to increase awareness of death with a view to helping people make the most of their (finite) lives' according to Death Café. Links: Death Café: < > A new vision for death and dying: The Lancet Commission on the Value of Death: < > Report of the Lancet Commission on the Value of Death: bringing death back into life: < > Biography Masatoshi Shoji is a language teacher of both English and