Out of Place: The Trans Chinese Community Fighting for Gender Equality (Part 1)

Out of Place: The Trans Chinese Community Fighting for Gender Equality (Part 1)

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Jean Baudrillard. Cultural Identity and Politics. 2002 4/8

Jean Baudrillard. Cultural Identity and Politics. 2002 4/8

Baudrillard: Now why do you try to save culture? Culture is, as in modern organisation, not as in anthropological reality. As an anthropological reality, it generates itself and it perishes by itself. As animal species; it is a singularity. It has its birth and its death. And so it is, you don’t need to, to […]

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Cultural Identity

Cultural Identity

WE THINK OF OUR IDENTITY IN DIFFERENT DIMENSIONS, WE THINK OF OUR IDENTITY IN TERMS OF THE THINGS WE POWERFULLY BELIEVE IN UNIVERSALLY AND IN TERMS ALSO OF OUR TRADITIONS THAT WE MAY BELONG TO. AND SOME PEOPLE, SOME VERY EXCEPTIONAL PEOPLE, MAY– WE THINK OF GREAT REVOLUTIONARY FIGURES LIKE TROTSKY MAY HAVE, WERE ENTIRELY […]

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What is Cultural Heritage Law? | Dr Sophie Vigneron | Think Kent

What is Cultural Heritage Law? | Dr Sophie Vigneron | Think Kent

I am Dr Sophie Vigneron, Senior Lecturer at the Kent Law School and Co-director of the Centre for Heritage at Kent. I’m going to present my research on cultural heritage law. I would like first to discuss the notion of heritage or what is heritage, then I will briefly introduce cultural heritage law and finally […]

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What Does It Mean To Be Indigenous And From A U.S. Colony? | AJ+

What Does It Mean To Be Indigenous And From A U.S. Colony? | AJ+

After traveling to Guam for this series, I’ve learned a lot about the indigenous Chamorro people who live there. But I still have one more question … “It’s honor.” “Respetu.” “Food and family is the #1 priority.” “The homeland.” “Honoring my ancestors.” “Being Chamorro is everything.” “Which is the Chamorro word for dream.” “Every time […]

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How urban spaces can preserve history and build community | Walter Hood

How urban spaces can preserve history and build community | Walter Hood

How can landscapes imbue memory? When we think about this notion “e pluribus unum” — “out of many, one,” it’s a pretty strange concept, right? I mean, with all different races and cultures of people, how do you boil it down to one thing? I want to share with you today this idea of “e […]

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Fight against illicit trafficking of Cultural Property in Lebanon

Fight against illicit trafficking of Cultural Property in Lebanon

Our antiquities define our identity One we pride ourselves on Sadly these antiquities are facing great dangers They’re being unearthed stolen looted smuggled and trafficked Antiquities and their values cannot be priced Our heritage is not for sale

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How Tijuana’s Youth Are Responding To US-Mexico Border Crisis | i-D

How Tijuana’s Youth Are Responding To US-Mexico Border Crisis | i-D

Tijuana, Mexique Ce camp a été créé par des Mexicains, parce que les refuges ne pouvaient plus accueillir tous les migrants venus du Honduras. Il n’y a plus de place, donc ces gens sont obligés de dormir dans la rue. On manque de tout. Ici, les gens ont tout un tas de besoins, vous voyez […]

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