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Democracy, Technology and City

Opening Lecture by Evgeny Morozov

Open city. Democracy, Technology and City

Lecture by Evgeny Morozov

Evgeny Morozov is one of the foremost critical thinkers in the current debate about the role of the internet during the changing times we are immersed in, and he has carved out a place in the area that politicises and views as problematic the growing impact of the internet on our lives and power relationships. Opening session, presented by Joan Subirats, of the 2014 Debat de Barcelona, "Open city"

Evgeny Morozov against the cyber-optimism

Joan Subirats

Evgeny Morozov is one of the foremost critical thinkers in the current debate about the role of the internet during the changing times we are immersed in. It seems quite clear and nobody argues with the fact that the technological changes of our age are extremely significant. The debate about who wins and who loses [...]

The Barcelona Debate: Open City

Judit Carrera

The Barcelona Debate is back, and with it we are inaugurating our programme of lectures for the year. With “Open City”, we resume one of the CCCB’s longest-standing traditions with a series of sessions that each year proposes reflection on a different key aspect of contemporary life through a multidisciplinary approach. In recent years our [...]