On 13 January 2018 at 6:30pm, NeMe and the Respublika! curator, Nico Carpentier, invite you to the seminar Participation, Active Citizenship and Community Media which will be held in the NeMe Arts Centre. Speakers: Bart Cammaerts, Vaia Doudaki, Hazal Yolga, and Nico Carpentier.
This seminar aims to critically explore the artistic-democratic capacities of communities and their organisations, identify problems, obstacles and restrictions, and look ahead at the conditions of possibility for the continued democratisation of the social and its many fields. Speakers: Vuk Ćosić, Pascal Gielen, Helen Hahmann, and Nicos Trimikliniotis.
What does the war in Syria have to do with the privacy debate in Europe? What does NSA mass surveillance have to do with a Chinese Internet café, and where is Cyprus situated in this digital wargame? Christoph Wachter and Mathias Jud offer their own answers.