Monthly Archives: January 2013

Creating freedom

At the end of last year, I visited the film festival Lens Politica to watch some of the many interesting movies they had on offer. The festival ended with a movie whose title caught my attention: Lottery of Birth,  the first film of

Creating freedom

At the end of last year, I visited the film festival Lens Politica to watch some of the many interesting movies they had on offer. The festival ended with a movie whose title caught my attention: Lottery of Birth,  the first film of

Topographies of Harmony – Conference 1- 4 July 2013 in New Lanark – Open Call

The Utopian Studies Society organizes their 14th international interdisciplinary conference with the overarching theme Topographies of Harmony. The conference venue will be the small village of New Lenark in Scotland – a place laden with the history of social reformer and utopianist

Topographies of Harmony – Conference 1- 4 July 2013 in New Lanark – Open Call

The Utopian Studies Society organizes their 14th international interdisciplinary conference with the overarching theme Topographies of Harmony. The conference venue will be the small village of New Lenark in Scotland – a place laden with the history of social reformer and utopianist

Critical consciousness

Critical consciousness, conscientization or originally conscientização (Portuguese) is a social concept formulated and developed by the Brazilian educationalist, writer and thinker Paolo Freire. In his book Education for critical consciousness (1974), which he published just four years after his seminal

Critical consciousness

Critical consciousness, conscientization or originally conscientização (Portuguese) is a social concept formulated and developed by the Brazilian educationalist, writer and thinker Paolo Freire. In his book Education for critical consciousness (1974), which he published just four years after his seminal