The Standard of Civilization – Law and War

On Friday, March 24th, Slavenka Drakulić will participate at the panel The Standard of Civilization – Law and War, with Avery F. Gordon and Ramzi Kassem. Panel will be held at 5 p.m. at the House der Kulturen der Welt, in Berlin. It is part of the conference NOW IS THE TIME OF MONSTERS. The conference picks up a phrase by Antonio Gramsci to open up a space for the question: How can one think beyond the limits of the nation-state system?

van_der_palen_souvenir                                                                                                      Photo: Lonneke van der Palen – Souvenir

Complete program of the conference is available here.

A conversation with the curators of Now is the time of monsters and Slavenka Drakulić about national narratives, international law, and the obstacles of “official history” can be read here.