The Human Library

When: Sat, November 28, 12pm – 9pm, 2015
Where: Dataran Medan Pasar, Jalan Lebuh Pasar, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia
Admission: Free
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Challenge your perception, read a ‘human book’! The Human Library functions like any local library, except that the books are people and the reading part consists of conversations. It is an innovative, evidence-based social movement to encourage dialogue, reduce prejudice and promote tolerance.

Buy Nothing Day 2015
The Human Library is an activity of Buy Nothing Day 2015...spend your day by spending nothing. Buy Nothing Day is a global campaign that promotes a break from buying, to address the status quo of consumer culture and to consider how to participate in a more sustainable economy. Other activities:

Link Buy Nothing Day 2015 (Fair)
  • Bicycle repairs
  • Cooking demonstrations
  • Standup commedy
Link Upcycling (Workshops)
  • Screen printing
  • Zine making
  • Woodcut printing
Link The Sharing Economy (Talks)
  • Francesca Chia, CEO, GoGet
  • Jaygan Fu, GM, MyTeksi
  • Arzumy MD, CTO, KFit

This Weekend
Link Fri    10:30  Georgetown Literary Festival @ Penang
Link Fri    18:30  Machicon: Meet New Friends @ Publika
Link Fri    19:30  Incitement: Help People @ Sentul
Link Sat   08:00  South East Asia E-commerce Conference @ Mines Updated
Link Sat   09:00  Smart Cities: The Next Frontier @ Intercontinental  Updated
Link Sat   11:00  The BMW Shorties Festival 2015 @ Curve
Link Sat   11:00  Home Coffee Brewing Workshop @ BatteryAcidClub
Link Sat   11:00  Sustainable Fashion: Green is the New Black @ Singapore
Link Sat   14:00  Coffee Spill: Panel of All 2015 Speakers @ Penang
Link Sat   14:00  Kolektif: Travel Log Forum@ ShahAlam New