The Web 2.0 And The (Changing) Infrastructure of Protest

  Protests today seem to be on the rise, as citizens around the world gather in ever increasing numbers to voice their resistance to abuses from their governments. At the same time, digital technologies have become instrumental in how these demonstrations are organized and run. In Romania, ongoing protests now reaching their 33rd day, mark… Continue reading The Web 2.0 And The (Changing) Infrastructure of Protest

Repairing infrastructures, deploying affects: Bullfighting in Bogotá, Colombia

In January 2017, one of the biggest arenas for bullfighting in Colombia – the Santamaría’s Bullring in Bogotá, was finally reopened after four years of infrastructural repairing. As soon as the famous Plaza de toros was announced to be ready, a number of lawsuits, public debates, and protests became widely visible in the media. Although… Continue reading Repairing infrastructures, deploying affects: Bullfighting in Bogotá, Colombia