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Re: <nettime> Technoshamanism in Aarhus - rethink technology and shamani
Carsten Agger on Tue, 8 Aug 2017 14:55:53 +0200 (CEST)


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Re: <nettime> Technoshamanism in Aarhus - rethink technology and shamanism


Following the response to the Open Call, we now have a detailed schedule
for the event:

https://tecnoxamanismo.wordpress.com/2017/08/06/technoshamanism-in-aarhus-rethink-ancestrality-and-technology-2/

The event is free and everybody is welcome!



On 06/29/2017 06:44 AM, Carsten Agger wrote:
>     *OPEN CALL*
>
> https://tecnoxamanismo.wordpress.com/2017/06/29/technoshamanism-in-aarhus-rethink-ancestrality-and-technology/
>
> On *August 12, 2017 from 14:00 to 22:00* there will be a
> technoshamanism meeting in Dome of Visions <http://domeofvisions.dk/>,
> Aarhus, Denmark.
>
> The purpose of the meeting is to unite people who are interested
> in the combination of DIY technologies such as free software and
> permaculture with ancestral, ancestorfuturist and shamanistic
> practices. We are calling all the cyborgs, witches, heretics,
> technoshamans, programmers, hackers, artists, alchemists, thinkers and
> everyone who might be curious to join us and explore the possiblities
> of combining ancestral and indigenous worldviews with the looming
> disasters of the anthropocene.
>
> If you feel attracted by the combination of these terms, techno
> + shamanism and ancestrality + futurism and if you’re worried
> about the destruction of the Earth and the hegemony of capital and
> neoliberal ontologies, this event is for you. In view of Aarhus’
> slogan as European Cultural Capital of 2017, the theme of this event
> could be: Rethink ancestrality and technology!
>
> We welcome all proposals for rituals, musical and artistic
> performances, talks, discussions and technological workshops. Please
> send your proposal to xamanismotecnologico {AT} gmail.com.
>
> The proposal needs to be short (250 words) with your web site (if any)
> and a short bio.
>
>
>     *PROGRAM*
>
> *FREE RADIO*
>
> The verbal talks will be structured as roundtable discussions with
> several participants which are recorded and simultaneously live streamed
> as Internet radio.
>
> Topics:
>
>   * TECHNOSHAMANISM – What is it?
>   * Ancestrality and ancestrofuturism
>   * Experiences from the II International Festival and other events
>   * Immigration and new ontologies arriving in Europe
>   * Self-organizing with free software and DIY technology
>   * Your proposal!
>
> *PERFORMANCE AND RITUAL*
>
> A collaborative DIY ritual to end the event – bring costumes, proposals,
> visual effects, ideas and musical instruments.
>
> We welcome proposals for all kinds of performance, rituals and
> narratives along the lines of this open call – all proposals to be sent
> to xamanismotecnologico {AT} gmail.com <mailto:xamanismotecnologico {AT} gmail.com>.
>
> *NOTE*
>
> When we have received your proposals, we will organize them and publish
> a detailed program around August 1, for the discussions and workshops as
> well as for the rituals.
>
> *ACCOMODATION*
>
> If you don’t live in Aarhus and need accomodation, that can be arranged
> (for free). Bring your sleeping bag!
>
> *WHO ARE WE?*
>
> This encounter is organized by Carsten Agger, Beatriz Ricci, Fabiane M.
> Borges and Ouafa Rian.
>
> *TECHNOSHAMANISM – THE NETWORK*
>
> Tecnoshamanism is an international network for people interested in
> living out their ideas in everyday life while focusing on open science,
> open technology, free and DIY cosmological visions and feel the
> necessity of maintaining a strong connection to the Earth as a living,
> ecological organism.
>
> In recent years, we have had meetings in Spain, England, Denmark,
> Ecuador, Colombia, Brazil, Germany, and Switzerland. In November 2016,
> we had the II International Festival of Tecnoxamanism in the indigenous
> Pataxó village of Pará in Bahia, Brazil. The purpoose of this meeting is
> to discuss technoshamanism as outlined above and to strengthen and grow
> this network, hopefully reaching out to new partners in Denmark and
> beyond. The network is based in Brazil but draws inspiration from all
> over the world.
>
> You can find more information on technoshamanism in these articles:
>
>   * Technoshamanism and Wasted Ontologies
>
> <https://tecnoxamanismo.wordpress.com/2017/06/14/technoshamanism-and-wasted-ontologies>
>   * Installing Baobaxia at the II International Festival of
>     Technoshamanism
>
> <https://tecnoxamanismo.wordpress.com/2017/05/03/installing-baobaxia-at-the-ii-international-festival-of-technoshamanism/>
>
>
> *ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS*
>
> This event is supported by Digital Living Research Commons
> <https://www.facebook.com/DLRCommons/>, Aarhus University
> <http://www.au.dk/>.
>
>
>
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