At 19 p.m. Aleida Guevara will talk about the ALBA project (Bolivarian Alliance for the Americas) and its importance and significance. She will also present the various processes happening right now in Bolivia, Equador and moreover Venezuela.
Conference on Friday will start with French theory as a "confession" genre with a book promotion of Bernard Stiegler's Acting out.
After the inspiring World Social Forum in Tunis the question arises of how the World Social Forum could re-establish itself as an important civil society space.
At 21 p.m. Slavoj Žižek, one of the most influential living philosophers and a friend of the Subversive Festival, will talk about love as a political strategy.
With great regret we inform you that Álvaro García Linera's lecture scheduled for 21 p.m. on Friday is cancelled due to his inability to participate.
Today at ZKM the program carried out with the Transform! Europe network will be held.
At 21 p.m. don't miss the historic debate between Alexis Tsipras and Slavoj Žižek!
In his lecture at 21 p.m. Maurizio Lazzarato will explorethe thesis on debtor-creditor relation with a question: “Is the current crisis of debt in fact a crisis of capital?”
Working groups will present their conclusion at plenary sessions.
We will start the week with lectures on capitalist economy and feminist critique of liberal democracy.
The Second Balkan Forum will continue working on the issues outlined in the conclusions of the First Balkan Forum.
Today at 19 p.m. we will open the conference part of the Subversive Forum with a round-table The Utopia of European Union.
On Sunday, May 12, Balkan Open will host 12 parallel self-organised sessions at which participating movements and actors will debate issues on which they concentrate their work and struggle.
Subversive Festival entered its second weekend. At ZKM Joint Social Conference will be held throughout the whole day with its various work groups.
In the evening hours of the program, Subversive Literature and SubLit café will take place.
On the sixth day of Subversive Festival the session Nationalism, Neoliberalism and the Struggle for Democracy will be held in co-operation with the Romanian social forum.
Subversive T-shirts have arrived! You can buy them at cinema Europe for the price of 60kn, and here you can download “the design” and make your own T-shirt!
Today at Subversive: austerity, the most significant events of the 20th century, pedophilia in the Chirch, re-examining capitalism and oppression.
On Tuesday the Subversive Forum will start. In the next 10 days it will host activist, journalists, scientists and politicians.
Today Oliver Stone's The Untold History of the United States will be screened and we will start with the additional program Queer beyond its four walls.
Opening ceremony of the 6th Subversive Festival will be held at Cinema Europe on Saturday, 4th May at 8 pm.
Festival director Nikola Devčić on this year's Subversive Festival. The Festival starts on May 4th in Cinema Europa.
Subversive hopes to help in the depathologisation and deprovincialisation of the Balkans.
Opening ceremony of the 6th Subversive Film Festival will be held at cinema Europe on Saturday, 4th May.
Under the umbrella of the 6th Subversive Festival the first Subversive Literature conference will take place.
Cinema Europa, May 6-10, 18.00 – 20.00
Two years after the “year of dreaming dangerously” (2011), we urgently need to raise some questions. What happened after the Arab Spring?
Zagreb, May 4-18, 2013, featuring Oliver Stone, Alexis Tsipras, Álvaro García Linera, Aleida Guevara, Slavoj Žižek, Tariq Ali, Silvia Federici...
The 2nd Balkan Forum will take place between May 12-14, 2013 at the Subversive Forum in Zagreb.
From web magazine Citizenship in Southeast Europe
From openDemocracy, 11 December 2012
For several years we have been faced with the need to build a European Social Movement...
Speech given by Eric Toussaint at the SYRIZA youth festival in Athens, 6 October, 2012
Germany 1953 / Greece 2010-2012
Costa Concordia might furnish another aptly-named example for symbolizing the harmony and unity between European nations.
From New Left Review 75, May-June 2012
Because of huge interest for the 'Occupy Europe' shirts, we have decided to provide them for your own print.
Eric Toussaint interviewed for the news website called net.hr.
The 1st Balkan Forum took place within the 2012 Subversive Forum in Zagreb on May 17th and 18th.
For joint actions around the Greek elections, and for large Euro-Mediterranean’s mobilizations in autumn 2012!