Between Opacity and Openness

These recordings address the fluid and ideologically motivated optics of secrecy and transparency. What happens to this relationship when openness itself is experienced as opacity?

 
 
Transparency and the Management of Visibilities – Mikkel Flyverbom

Transparency and the Management of Visibilities – Mikkel Flyverbom

Mikkel Flyverbom, Professor of Intercultural Communication and Management at Copenhagen Business School discusses ‘Transparency and the Management of Visibilities’.

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Secrecy and the Hypothetical State Archive – Mark Fenster

Secrecy and the Hypothetical State Archive – Mark Fenster

Mark Fenster  from the College of Law, University of Florida, discusses ‘Secrecy and the Hypothetical State Archive’.  

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Informatic Opacity – Zach Blas

Informatic Opacity – Zach Blas

Zach Blas is an artist and Professor at the University of Buffalo, here he discusses ‘Informatic Opacity’.

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Deceptive Organised Persuasive Communication – Vian Bakir

Deceptive Organised Persuasive Communication – Vian Bakir

Vian Bakir, Lecturer in Creative Studies and Media at Bangor University discusses ‘Deceptive Organised Persuasive Communication: (a) Misdirection and (b) Secretly Altering Reality to Fit the Lie you want to Tell’

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