Desire and Exclusion The Never Ending Quest for Universal Access

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Desire and Exclusion
The Never Ending Quest for Universal Access

Our calls for action and our discussions about how to embark on that action are based on a number of assumptions that often go unquestioned. That’s normal. Assumptions are made to save us having to revisit basic issues every time we act. However, situations change and assumptions cease to be valid.…

All-embracing technologies?

All-embracing technologies?

It might be fruitful to cease thinking of technologies as all-embracing. One possible way of doing so would be to start by asking ourselves some basic questions: Where are we going? Why are we going there? How do we plan to get there? How does this fit into the larger scheme of things?… (Belonging and being excluded)…

Belonging and being excluded

The following text was written by way of preparation for the seminar entitiled “L’artiste, le citoyen et l’entrepreneur” organised by the CICV in collaboration with ARTEC and the Council of Europe during the Festival “La VallĂ©e des Terres Blanches”. Unfortunately none of the related sites have survived, so the links have been removed.

Belonging and being excluded

Belonging or not belonging

What does belonging imply? Being accepted by a group?…