Vital Mobilizations: Care and Surveillance in the Age of Global Connectivity: Workshop | Paris, 1 & 2 June 2015

Looking forward to my visit to Paris next week to speak at this wonderful event…

VIRALITY

Vital Mobilizations: Care and Surveillance in the Age of Global Connectivity: Workshop | Paris, 1 & 2 June 2015

Free event – Programme and Registration on the event blog: https://vitalmobilizations.wordpress.com/

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On every front, life is being put into motion: fostered and protected against, accelerated and contained, augmented and flattened, contested and debated. It is being measured, predicted, connected and communicated by the most variegated actors with the most varied aims. Life has become the object of continuous care and surveillance. Life, then, is being mobilized. This workshop aims to explore how global connectivity contributes to mobilize life, namely to its generalized availableness as well as to the spontaneity and ubiquity of its contestations. It intends to examine how life is being generated and accounted for, put in danger and saved, disseminated and ordered in a world marked by increased interconnectivity and precariousness. Specifically, the workshop will pay attention…

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