Covert Spheres

This panel considers the operation and politics of state sponsored secret agencies and rogue secret societies.

It's not long now until all will be revealed. Standby for further instructions.

 
 
The Silent Brotherhood: Secrecy, Violence, and Surveillance – Hugh Urban

The Silent Brotherhood: Secrecy, Violence, and Surveillance – Hugh Urban

Hugh Urban (Comparative Studies, Ohio State) discusses ‘The Silent Brotherhood: Secrecy, Violence, and Surveillance from the Brüder Schweigen to the War on Terror’

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The Democratic Security State – Timothy Melley

The Democratic Security State – Timothy Melley

Timothy Melley (English, Miami University) discusses ‘The Democratic Security State: Operating Between Secrecy and Publicity’

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Drone Warfare and the Language of Precision – Øyvind Vågnes

Drone Warfare and the Language of Precision – Øyvind Vågnes

Øyvind Vågnes (Visual Culture, University of Copenhagen) discusses ‘Drone Warfare and the Language of Precision’

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