Is democracy in retreat?
How does democracy operate at various levels — from city neighborhoods, towns and cities, small and large states, all the way up to the global scale?
How is local democratic practice today shaped by global trends and vice versa?
What are the prospects of the emerging idea of transnational and global democracy?
Regular informal discussions every Sunday offer the chance to meet inquisitive people and free your mind
from stereotypical thinking at an encounter between a practitioner and a theoretician over afternoon coffee or tea.
23 / 11 / 2014
Food quality in the Czech Republic
B. Mrázková, Ecumenical Academy of Prague;
R. Vaněk, director of the Prague Culinary Institute. Moderated by T. Uhnák.
30 / 11 / 2014
The Case of the Činoherák Ústí (Drama Studio)
F. Nuckolls, Činoherák Ústí; O. Císař, Institute of Sociology of the Academy
of Sciences of the Czech Republic. Moderated by head curator J. Anděl.
7 / 12 / 2014
Intellectual Property: The Fifth Horseman of the Infocalypse.
O. Profant, Pirate Party; Z. Stuchlíková, Stuchlíková & Partners, Attorneys-at-Law. Moderated by M. Leskovjan, FairArt.
Public events run throughout the duration of the exhibition till March 16, 2015.
Other themes in 2015: e-democracy and direct democracy, data journalism and open government,
citizens versus corporate lobbyists, the rule of law in the Czech Republic, and more.