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Selfie publishing. Filter identities, self-emoticons, non-sense

“Every man for himselfie .” Culture critics regard selfies as the death rattle of a declining Western world. Others consider them as the most accessible and effective current means of performative self-conviction. Depending on your perspective, selfies are the next big thing in art – or they make the term art obsolete. Christiane Frohmann talks […]

What’s mine is yours: New copyright laws in digital culture production

Thanks to digitalisation, culture production is in a period of radical change. The paths which creative professionals, companies and cultural institutions can follow today are becoming more manifold and at the same time – both consciously and unconsciously – more dependent on copyright. We will be looking at concrete examples of various developments. Presenter: Rabea […]

Do you click me? E-campaigns in the area of culture

Paula Hannemann is Campaigns Director at Change.org Germany. Change.org is one of the largest e-campaigning platforms worldwide and in December 2013, it sent out an appeal from “Writers against Surveillance” with the participation of over 500 writers from 82 countries, among them Nobel Laureates. It advises public bodies and organisations on strategies for success and […]