Schweizerische Akademie der Geistes- und Sozialwissenschaften


Imagining the Digital World: Identity, Society, Surveillance

09.04.2020, 09:00 - 18:00
University of Bern,

On Thursday, 9 April 2020 a workshop on the topic of Imagining the Digital World: Identity, Society, Surveillance will take place at the University of Bern (Hallerstrasse 6, room 205).

This one-day event consists of two lectures and a discussion sessions with Dr. Betiel Wasihun (TU Berlin) and Dr. Florian Zappe (University of Göttingen).

Dr. Wasihun’s talk will be titled: “Shame in the Age of Digital Surveillance”. Dr. Zappe’s talk will be on “Surveillance Culture and post|human agency”.

PhD students and post-doctoral researchers with an interest in the topic are very welcome to attend. The workshop will last from 9 am to approx. 6 pm and will include free lunch and an apéro for workshop attendants. There will be some preparatory reading for the workshop sessions.

If you’re interested in attending the workshop please send an e-mail to julia.straub@ens.unibe.ch, by March 2nd, 2020.


PD Dr. Julia Straub