Discussion of Walter Benjamin’s “Critique of Violence”

Walter Benjamin’s “Critique of Violence” is a seminal text that in just a few steps dismantles the very idea that any form of legitimate violence can exist, or that means can be separated from ends so that a just end can make a wrong means just.  For that alone, this would be a great text, […]

Follow-up on the previous Assembly “What is War?” 

Dear friends and followers of the Farocki/Graeber project,I am happy to invite you to our 4th Assembly. This time, the main theme of the Assembly will be “War – Labor – Slavery”.When: April 27, 2022 08:00 PM London / 09:00 PM Berlin Preliminary program and materials:Part 1Follow-up on the previous Assembly “What is War?” (10-15 […]

Harun Farocki & David Graeber: what is war.

Works on War. March 30th, 2022. In light of the events developing in Ukraine the forthcoming assembly will be dedicated to the works that both HF and DG wrote, produced or sketched on the subject of war. David Graeber on the War. One of the unpublished notes on the war: Main points: non-segmented forager societies […]

What is War?

This is a 3d Assembly of Harun Farocki/David Graeber’s project. This time we are going to talk about war.

22 of January 2022 we made a plans how to run Museum of Care for this year.

Here is a summary of our Housekeeping CommetteWe discussed five projects currently in progress at the Museum of Care.– The project “What is Education” with CSD andAndris has been moved to May because there are already a lot of events in the next few months and it will allow us to prepare it better.We decided […]

For the 1st year Memorial of David Graeber…

The talks will be moderated by James Schneider, a socialist organiser and strategist. He was Jeremy Corbyn and the Labour Party’s spokesperson and head of strategic communications. He co-founded Momentum and before that was an Africa-focused journalist. He is now the communications director for the Progressive International. David Graeber was his friend. Jeremy Corbyn Former […]

Invitation to EDUCATION AND (ANTI)INSTITUTIONS – SECOND ASSEMBLY

The second assembly is scheduled to take place on Thursday 29 July at 19:00 CEST (6pm London time) on Zoom. It will be an informal meeting and an opportunity to establish a more dynamic debate with our guests with a focus on Education and (Anti)Institutions, and the aim to gather a multiplicity of voices and practices.  What relations can develop between educational […]