Debate

Editorial

Spring Editorial 2019 – Revisiting Our Futures

“It’s amazing what we can do if we simply refuse to give up. The word again is persist.” Octavia E Butler In 2019 we celebrate the 150th anniversary of...


Futurescapes – Finsbury Park of the Future

A group of local residents imagine and create visions of Finsbury Park 150 years past and future at Furtherfield Commons. The story from the ground by Matt Watkins. On...

Sci-Fi and Social Justice: An Overview

In thinking about the relationship between science fiction and social justice, a useful starting-point is the novel that many regard as the Ur-source for the genre: Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein...

Editorial – Border Disruptions: Playbour & Transnationalisms

Can Art and Society both generate approaches to critique and build platforms, infrastructures and networks, with new possibilities for reassessing and re-forming citizenship and rights, with a spirit of...


Community

Leaking information–leaking genetic information: Trust, Transparency and Rape

“À la recherche de l’information perdue” was a performance that Cornelia Sollfrank contributed to the ‘Post-Cyber Feminist International’ event at the Institute of Contemporary Arts in London.1 The event...

Review of MONEYLAB READER 2: OVERCOMING THE HYPE

When I first heard about MoneyLab, it was back in 2013 or the beginning of 2014, when I was doing my masters in London. A friend of mine handed...

Review of INFILTRATION: CHALLENGING SUPREMACISM by Disruption Network Lab

On the 7th September, the Disruption Network Lab opened its 14th conference in Berlin entitled “INFILTRATION: Challenging Supremacism“. The two-day-event was a journey inside right wing extremism and supremacist...


Review of the HATE NEWS CONFERENCE by Disruption Network Lab

On the day of the General Data Protection Law (GDPR) going into effect in Europe, on the 25th May, the Disruption Network Lab opened its 13th conference in Berlin...

Publications

Artists Re:Thinking The Blockchain

This landmark publication brings together a diverse array of artists and researchers engaged with the blockchain, unpacking, critiquing and marking the arrival of it on the cultural landscape for...