The Greyzone Summer School and Second International Workshop June 2018

A brief report on the Greyzone Summer School and second International Workshop on the Dilemmas of Complicity, Resistance and Solidarity in the Grey Zone, held at the University of Edinburgh in June 2018

In June 2018, our team hosted an interdisciplinary Summer School on “Navigating the Grey Zone: Complicity, Resistance and Solidarity,” and the International Workshop on “Politics in the Grey Zone: Violence, Complicity and Resistance.” The Summer School explored the complexities of complicity in systemic violence, and probed the ethical and political value of art in shedding light on the ambiguous reality of political conflict. Bringing together perspectives from political theory, history, philosophy and aesthetics, it involved engaging morning lectures by several international experts, followed by exciting presentations from participants in the [...]

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