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An Overview of Pecha Kucha #15: ‘Our Spaces, Our Voices’

It’s always difficult to give an overview of something as wide-ranging and thought-provoking as this last Pecha Kucha Night without losing some really crucial information. We had twelve amazing speakers talking about completely different aspects of space and voice, and … Continue reading

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On the Ownership of Public Spaces

Last week, I wrote about participation in public spaces, about how it affects trust and the relationship between the people and the state. Within that post, I shared a lot of content that we had created in the past, and … Continue reading

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On Participation in Public Spaces

Our Pecha Kucha Night next week focuses on Public Spaces and Voices, in light of the events of not only the last month, but also because of the kinds of developments we’ve been seeing Delhi for the last few years. … Continue reading

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Pecha Kucha 2013: Our Spaces, Our Voices

As you’ve probably seen, we’re planning another edition of the Pecha Kucha night this month, which will be held at the grounds of the Adianta School for Leadership and Innovation on the 31st. This Pecha Kucha Night, inspired by the … Continue reading

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SOPA, PIPA, and the Crisis of Trust

Yesterday saw a ‘blackout’ of several popular websites, including Wikipedia and Reddit, whilst other popular websites like Google and Craigslist displayed messages on their homepages, protesting against two separate anti-censorship bills, the Stop Online Piracy Act (SOPA) and the Protect … Continue reading

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Planning for D!p 3 Begins

By Ayesha Vemuri Hello and greetings for the new year! First, our apologies for the long silence, but although we’ve been back from the winter break for two weeks now, planning our various new activities and directions for the new … Continue reading

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Technology and the New Digital Individual – Liberation or Enslavement?

The many revolutions happening around the world, from Ramlila Maidan to Tahrir Square, have been, or are being, at least in part fueled and propelled by the technologies we use, especially online social media. And at the same time, governments … Continue reading

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