The Roundabout Revolution

Date: 2013-01-31
Time: 7:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Arkitekthögskolan
The event is for: students - anyone

Lecture by Eyal Weizman, professor at Goldsmiths, University of London. Language: English

The lecture will be about The Roundabout Rrevolution. Remember the arabic revolution, how in Cairo the people occupied a square? Well was it a square? It was more a kind of roundabout, physically meshy in itself. Perhaps nothing more than a void, but with a great name: Tahrir, meaning liberation, and a place full of potential. What we call multitude can occupy and start the revolution from without a fixed centre and there have been other roundabouts full of revolutions.

A collaboration between Bildmuseet and Umeå School of Architecture.
N.B. Place: Umeå School of Architecture.

Organizer: Bildmuseet and Umeå School of Architecture
Contact person: Bildmuseet
Phone: 090-786 7400
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