It Could Happen to You 2: Insurgent citizenship, democracy, and the city

Rocco de Campos Pereira, R. C. (Chair of programme committee), James Holston (Participant)

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in workshop, seminar, course

Description

In the first event promoted by SPS and DDfV (Delft Design for Values), we discussed the rise of far-right politics, Patricia Schor from Amsterdam University College talked about colonialism, race and gender, Danniel Gobbi from Berlin Free University talked about the suppression of pleasure as a tool for political control and explained the rise of far-right politics and Edin Elgsaether from the Netherlands Institute for Multi-Party Democracy talked about democratic institutions and how they are being shaped around the world.

In the second event of the series, Professor James Holston from UC Berkeley will talk about insurgent citizenship, democracy and the city.
Period13 Jun 2019
Event typeSeminar
LocationDelft, Netherlands
Degree of RecognitionInternational

Keywords

  • political science
  • sociology
  • citizenship
  • citizen engagement
  • far right politics
  • cities and citizenship