Latent Space Agency

Zentrum für interdisziplinäre Forschung (ZiF)

Mit der Ausstellung "Latent Space Agency" des Artist in Residence 2022 Moritz Wehrmann tauchen die Besucher*innen tief in das Konzept des "latenten Raums" ein – ein Raum der Möglichkeiten und Leerstellen, der in eine Dimension jenseits unseres alltäglichen Verständnisses von Logik und Weltzusammenhängen führt. Moritz Wehrmann hinterfragt die Natur von Räumlichkeiten und Dimensionen, sei es […]

Border Work and Authoritarian Transformation

Zentrum für interdisziplinäre Forschung (ZiF)

Workshop of the research group "Internalizing Borders: The Social and Normative Consequences of the European Border Regime". Convenors: Frank Wolff (Osnabrück), Dana Schmalz (Heidelberg), Sabine Hess (Göttingen), Volker M. Heins (Essen) State borders and their protection have resurfaced as highly controversial public and political issues in the past two decades. Hopes for a unified Europe […]

Nicholas De Genova (Houston): From Border War to Civil War: Populism | Fascism | Authoritarianism

Online via Zoom

Keynote in context of the Workshop „Border Work and Authoritarian Transformation“ organised by the Research Group "Internalizing Borders". Migration and borders - or more precisely, the spectacles of “border crisis” - have taken center stage in public debate and policy interventions in migrant-“receiving” countries, worldwide.  Across the globe, alongside an escalation in border violence, there […]

Forum on the Future of Evidence-Based Policy

Zentrum für interdisziplinäre Forschung (ZiF)

Convenors: Anne Schwenkenbecher (Murdoch University), Remco Heesen (University of Western Australia), Chad Hewitt (Lincoln University, NZ) How well do masks protect in the pandemic? How do the side effects of vaccination compare with the consequences of the disease? What is the impact of school closures on students’ mental health? During the Covid 19 pandemic, it […]