"Public Affect Effects: Enacting in/Civilities in Public Space"
Institute Colloquium Winter 2010/11
- Datum: 13.10.2010
- Uhrzeit: 14:00 - 16:00
- Vortragende: Sophie Watson (Open University, UK)
- Sophie Watson is Professor of Sociology at the Open University and Director of the Centre for Research into Socio-Cultural Change.
- Ort: MPI-MMG, Hermann-Föge-Weg 11, Göttingen
- Raum: Library Hall
For more details please contact esser(at)mmg.mpg.de.
The nature of public life and its particular blends of cultures, as ways of life and forms of aesthetic expression, are defining elements that differentiate cities and give each one its distinctive atmosphere. Yet publics and cultures, deeply entwined as I would argue they are, have complex, sometimes conflictual, relationships that define the politics of the urban.