talk @ 'Nová Európa' (Košice) // the social has to be re-sourced in fundamental ways, knotting together very different assemblages in a new general assembly. While there are no ready made answers to be given, we can start figuring out
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presentation @ 'Post-X-Politics' Leuphana University // Can – and: should – 'design' be part of the articulation of a current-day progressive politics? Is there a way to include any understanding or notion of 'design' – as intentful, preconceived, planned, coordinated, and reflexive shaping – in relation to our shared social structures and longed-for (trans-)collective futures?
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Five years after the tumultuous political events of 2011, which triggered a series of dispersed yet medially choreographed acts of resistance, the larger patterns and nature of global activism and individual action are in need of assessment and reinvention. From Tahrir to Taksim, from Occupy to Indignados, from the Twitter and Facebook Revolutions to the Blackberry Riots, the Anxious to Act stream confronts the events behind us as well as…
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panel input @ transmediale 2018 // As politics fail, nationalist ideologies gain traction, and segregative tendencies multiply, an urge for a new, different “we” becomes apparent, one that forces us to step outside our comfort zones and move beyond known, artificially constructed borders. But how feasible is it to think and act collectively on a transnational and transcultural level?