re:publica 2016 – Data or Razor Wire: What controls Migrant Bodies?

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re:publica 2016 – Data or Razor Wire: What controls Migrant Bodies?

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The construction of new wire fences in South-Eastern Europe has been one of the most dramatic scenes of the so-called migration crisis. Yet migrants who seek protection, but also regular travelers who need a visa for the EU, are mostly controlled by data transfers and databases than physical obstacles. These databases are also the foundation of the wider trend towards “smart borders” that affect all our travel movements and subjection to electronic surveillance.

Raphael Bossong
https://www.europa-uni.de/de/index.html

Joanna Bronowicka
http://cihr.eu

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    re:publica: Eine jährliche Konferenz über Blogs, soziale Medien und die digitale Gesellschaft in Berlin. / re:publica is Europe’s most exciting and Germany’s biggest conference when it comes to blogs, social media, and our society in the digital age.