To help answer these and similar questions, the CounterCulture Speaker Series proudly presents a free public debate between renowned political theorist and author of A Communist Horizon Professor Jodi Dean, and philosopher of technology Professor Andrew Feenberg on the democratic potential of the Internet.
The effect of the Internet and social media tools upon recent global uprisings has received much attention. Both scholars have developing highly compelling but distinct perspectives on this question of the relationships between networked technology, political life, and social movements. This event will bring these two esteemed scholars together to debate how we can best understand the role of the internet in shaping the possibilities and limitations of collective action today. RVSP today!
What: Debate between Jodi Dean & Andrew Feenberg
Date: Friday, April 12th, 2013
Cost: Free Attendance
Venue: Fletcher Challenge Theatre (Room #1900), SFU Vancouver (515 W. Hastings St.)
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