Some of the photos you posted on the blog feature anti-gentrification graffiti, but erasing a piece of street art can also make a powerful statement, as the case of this Kreuzberg mural demonstrates. As we discussed in class, gentrification is a global problem, but it doesn’t work in the same ways everywhere so it isRead more about Gentrification in Berlin and beyond[…]
We are beyond excited to announce that Angela McRobbie (whose book Be Creative: Making a Living in the New Culture Industries we will be discussing in class next week) has kindly agreed to give a guest talk on creative economy.
Judging by your blog entries, you’re quite familiar with Berlin’s public transport by now. But did you know you can explore the city on a QueerCityPass? (I just found out about this option last night.) An obligatory stop on the route supported by this ticket should be the wonderful Schwules Museum where you can notRead more about Queer City Pass[…]
On 24 April 2017, 6 pm, we are going to visit betahaus, one of the leading coworking spaces in Berlin. We will be given an exclusive tour of the place and a presentation about the type of work that gets done there, what coworking is about, the startup scene in Berlin, new office design, and other topicsRead more about SAVE THE DATE: off-campus trip to betahaus[…]