IN ENGLISH, 5 EURO
Unfortunately, Milo Rau had to cancel his participation.
What is ‘affect’? How can it become political? In what ways are digital communications and social networks changing the impact of emotions on societies and their control mechanisms? In a new series called “Politics of Emotions / Power of Affect”, the cx centrum for interdisciplinary studies at the Academy of Fine Arts in Munich will focus on affects and emotions in connection with power structures, and, as a significant category of contemporary social analysis.
Welcome address: Christoph Gurk
Eva Illouz (sociologist) gives a talk, followed by a conversation with Susanne Witzgall (Academic Director of the cx centre for interdisciplinary studies)
Moderation/public discussion: Christoph Gurk
In cooperation with cx centrum for interdisciplinary studies (Academy of Fine Arts Munich).