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Theme: Ways of Seeing

Oaxaca, Mexico
November 5th, 2011

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About this event

How do we create our worldview? Does culture frame our expectations?
How do new priorities emerge and get acted on? Why is youth culture rising up now and what does it mean?

Confirmed Speakers

  • Lucina Jimenez
    Former General Director of the National Center for the Arts in Mexico, Director ConArte, and a well recognized Mexican anthropologist specializing in arts.
  • Paula Moreno Zapata
    Former Minister of Culture of Colombia, the first Afro-Colombian woman, as well as the youngest person to ever hold a cabinet-level ministry Colombia.
  • Dougald Hine
    Co-founded School of Everything: a Web 2.0 startup that makes it really easy to find people near you to teach or learn with in your local area and Space Makers - an online and offline network, connecting people involved in creating collaborative spaces.
  • Christen Lien
    A classically trained violist performs original compositions on viola that are a beautiful mixture of East and West musical traditions, incorporating layers of live electronics effects with her viola creating hybrid music and expressive performance art.

Venue and Details

Hub Oaxaca
Cosijopi 208 - A, Centro
Oaxaca, 68000

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mark beam
Oaxaca, Mexico

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Klaudia Oliver
San Miguel De Allende, Mexico

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