Activist Retooling, Fourfold








Spring is in the air, and it is almost time for the Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival.

View a complete listing of screenings and events here.

For all of you techies and media theorists, this one looks super juicy:

FLEFF Panel: Activist Retooling, Fourfold

Tuesday, April 12 from 7-9pm, Ithaca College Business Room 104


Elvira Dyangani Ose
Monica Haller
Sarah Wylie

Panelists will discuss ongoing projects touching on a range of issues and strategies relevant to current forms of media activism. Topics include the development of opensource and specialized tools as a means to channel scientific and private knowledge to the cultural and social domain; the move toward creating provisional and limited range broadcast technologies and the choice to focus on the immediate as ways to drive transnational outlooks; the prescience of formative personal experiences for the furthering of generative political processes; and the challenges in using digital tools to hold authoritarian structures accountable. These questions among others will be raised in the presentations and the follow-up moderated discussion.

Moderated by Maria Fernandez and Nicholas Knouf, featuring Dreamaddictive (Mexico), Elvira Dyangani Ose, Monica Haller and Sarah Wylie

About station923

Located in Ithaca, NY, Project Space 923 is an alternative exhibition space committed to the uncompromising presentation of contemporary art. Our goal is to offer a platform for innovative and audience-engaging forms of practice in a community with few such venues, as well as to involve the contemporary art dialogue on a regional, national and global level. View all posts by station923

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