Thinking the Future for Radical Social Change

O'Rawe, R. (Organiser), McNeilly, K. (Organiser), Stapleton, P. (Organiser)

Activity: Talk or presentation typesPublic lecture/debate/seminar

Description

This event brought together politicians, grassroots political activists, artists, and academics to explore the possibility of radical social change. It featured two distinguished scholars in performance studies and political theory, Professors Peggy Phelan (Performance Studies, Stanford University) and Isabell Lorey (Queer Studies, KHM/EIPCP), who engaged in dialogue with panel representatives interested in radical social change, the present, and future in Northern Ireland (Clare Bailey, Green Party NI; Emma Campbell, Alliance for Choice; Alissa Kleist, Household; Clare Gormley, The MAC). Full details are available here: https://themaclive.com/event/thinking-the-future-for-radical-social-change-dialogues-on-theory-and-pract
Period27 Jun 2019
Held atThe Metropolitan Arts Centre, United Kingdom
Degree of RecognitionInternational

Keywords

  • Aesthetics & Politics
  • Futurity
  • The Future
  • activism
  • performance