posts from category: event participation

The Radicalisation of Bradley Manning


Digital and intelligence analysts are the whistleblowers of the 21st Century. The people with access to the data, who help build the systems to collect, store and understand it. The people who see the breaches in human rights before the public perhaps ever do. From Bradley Manning to Edward Snowden they are the people who want us to ask: Who is watching the watchers? In the current climate we also need to ask: Who are the whistleblowers and what led to their radicalization?

Music, Art and Vintage in the Street.


Ever been to a street festival or participated in an Art exhibit? On the 21st of July 2013, I’ll have the pleasure of participating in the annual Berwyn Art Show during the 2013 Music, Art and Vintage in the Street festival (Berwyn, IL). This is my first art exhibit in over 20 years and my first in Chicago, IL. Hosted by the Berwyn Arts Council in the “Depot District”, a collection of my art will be on exhibit alongside 19 other local artists. It will be on display from 12pm to 7pm on Sunday 21st July.

Women of the World 2013

Women of the World Festival 2013

The Women of the World (WOW) Festival is an annual festival at the London Southbank Centre. Founded by Jude Kelly OBE, director of the London Southbank Centre, it is a festival to celebrate the achievements of women, and as a forum for discussion about social change. This year in consultation with the organizers Domino Pateman and Hannah Pool, came the idea to share the opportunity to attend #WOW2013 with 50 people  representing of Wales, and a perfect opportunity for #hackmentoring. An opportunity to bring men and women from different backgrounds, different ages, different experiences together in a different place to share ideas, stories, and their experience about two contexts we negotiate everyday —  Living in a World of … Keep Reading…