Agnes Maier is a midwife and poetry slammer. In her slams she is not afraid to address topics directly. Her views on her job and her role as a woman in our society is just honest and fascinating.
Carolina Eyck is a musician and composer and one of the world’s foremost Theremin virtuosi. The Theremin is an instrument that is played without even touching it.
Intelligent or ignorant, beautiful or ugly, male or female. Society tends to binarize everything; from clothes to sports, toys, toilets, and even people, in order to have a better understanding of the world we live in. The question we should set out is: is this binary representation of the world a real one? If we keep a cookie inside a box, it would probably not get overripe. But what happens if we keep a person inside a box with no doors and windows? Questioning our own selves must be a right, not a high risk activity. Boxes are for cookies, not for bodies.
"We are not our values, I am my value“ Sally is a youth activist and communication specialist, advocating for rethinking collective normative values through educational institutions. How is she doing it in a society of more than 18 different groups with different cultures? She shares her journey among other stories she brings from her home town which shaped her career and crafted her passion.