Welcome to the second edition of Urban Knights, 2015, which will take place on Tue, 29th Sept, 19.00 at 34A, Weichselstraße 34A, 10247, Berlin.
Themes addressed in this edition will focus on safety, visibility, security and trust within the city. Speakers include Alona Rodeh [IL/DE], Daniel Augustine [NL] & Nils Zurawski [DE] with a special edition of Rodeh's new publication "Safe and Sound" (The Green Box) presented.
Alona Rodeh [IL/DE]
Artist presents her project “Safe and sound“, which examines the interrelationship between personal and state safety regulation.
Artist website: www.alonarodeh.com
Safe and Sound, Artist Publication, The Green Box: bit.ly/1HRmF3D
Daniel Augustine [NL]
Lawyer and researcher discusses the legal complexities, which arise from the status of multinational companies and the implications this has on notions of trust and responsibility between governments, citizens and companies
Nils Zurawski [DE]
Journalist, researcher and co-editor of “The Anthropology of Security” (Pluto Press), provides examples of how Europe, like many other parts of the world is now home to a vast and complex security industry.
The Anthropology of Security, Academic Publication, Pluto Press: bit.ly/1IW7xWI
Space is limited. Booking required.
Further details can be found at: www.urbanknights.org
Urban Knights, Berlin is kindly supported by the Irish Embassy, Berlin.
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Teresa Dillon is an artist, researcher and Professor of City Futures at Watershed & UWE, Bristol.