Open Secrets

This panel examines the form and function of various kinds of open secrets in a hyper-visual and visible society.

 
 
The Open Secret of Nuclear Waste – Adam Piette

The Open Secret of Nuclear Waste – Adam Piette

Adam Piette (English, Sheffield University) discusses ‘The Open Secret of Nuclear Waste’

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Spectacular Secrecy and the Public Secret Sphere – Jack Bratich

Spectacular Secrecy and the Public Secret Sphere – Jack Bratich

Jack Bratich (Communication and Information, Rutgers University) discusses ‘Spectacular Secrecy and the Public Secret Sphere: Rumsfeld, Anonymous, and Snowden’

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Passing as Open Secrecy: Migrants and the Performance of Citizenship – Deme Kasimis

Passing as Open Secrecy: Migrants and the Performance of Citizenship – Deme Kasimis

Deme Kasimis (Political Science, Yale University) discusses ‘Passing as Open Secrecy: Migrants and the Performance of Citizenship in Classical Greek Thought’

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Beyond Fiction: The NSA and Representation – Matt Potolsky

Beyond Fiction: The NSA and Representation – Matt Potolsky

Matt Potolsky (English, University of Utah) discusses ‘Beyond Fiction: The NSA and Representation’.

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