experimentality - education http://www.lancs.ac.uk/experimentality/category/tags/education/0 en International Conference - The Experimental Society http://www.lancs.ac.uk/experimentality/event/international-conference-experimental-society <div class="field"><div class="field-item"><span class="field-date"><strong><span class="date-display-start">7 July, 2010</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">9 July, 2010</span></strong></span><span class="field-location">, Lancaster University</span></div> </div> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-description"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item"><h3>Keywords:</h3><p>science / politics / economy / publics / religion / music / art<br />education / design / media / advertising / technology<br />laboratory / simulating / making / performing / testing / trial<br />democracy / reflexivity / creativity / event / revolution</p><p> <span class="inline inline-center"><embed type="application/x-shockwave-flash" src="http://picasaweb.google.com/s/c/bin/slideshow.swf" flashvars="host=picasaweb.google.com&amp;hl=en_GB&amp;feat=flashalbum&amp;RGB=0x000000&amp;feed=http%3A%2F%2Fpicasaweb.google.com%2Fdata%2Ffeed%2Fapi%2Fuser%2F3xperimentality%2Falbumid%2F5504215644148248481%3Falt%3Drss%26kind%3Dphoto%26hl%3Den_GB" pluginspage="http://www.macromedia.com/go/getflashplayer" height="192" width="288"></embed></span></p> <p class="justify">The idea of experimentation was at the heart of modernity’s promise of human freedom and self-determination. But is the experiment now too complicit with power to act as a carrier of hope? To close the year-long Experimentality programme, which involved collaborations with the University of Manchester, the Royal Society, FutureEverything and a range of academic and art organisations, participants at this international conference debated different visions of an experimental society in which the emancipatory potential of the experiment could be renewed.</p> <h3><span class="inline inline-right"><a href="http://www.lancs.ac.uk/experimentality/sites/default/files/documents/TESposter.pdf"><img src="http://www.lancs.ac.uk/experimentality/sites/default/files/images/TESpostersmaller.jpg" alt="" title="" class="image image-_original " width="177" height="250" /></a></span>Plenary speakers:</h3><ul> <li><strong>David Byrne</strong> (University of Durham)</li><li><strong>Dieter Daniels</strong> (Academy of Visual Arts, Leipzig)</li> <li><strong>Bülent Diken</strong> (Lancaster University)</li> <li><strong>Josephine Green</strong> (Social Innovation, Philips Design)</li><li><strong>Stephanie Koerner </strong>(University of Manchester)</li> <li><strong>Michael Krätke</strong> (Lancaster University)</li> <li><strong>Scott Lash</strong> (Goldsmiths, University of London)</li> <li><strong>John Milbank</strong> (University of Nottingham)</li><li><strong>Helga Nowotny</strong> (European Research Council)</li><li><strong>James Wilsdon</strong> (Royal Society)</li><li><strong>Brian Wynne</strong> (Lancaster University)</li></ul> <h3></h3><div class="image-clear"></div></div> </div> </div> http://www.lancs.ac.uk/experimentality/event/international-conference-experimental-society#comments advertising art conference creativity design economy education experiment laboratory media music politics publics reflexivity religion revolution science technology Tue, 29 Sep 2009 07:56:23 +0000 Experimentality 34 at http://www.lancs.ac.uk/experimentality