Theresa Züger

Theresa Züger


Theresa Züger is the chair of the thematic stream Anxious to Secure.
She is a researcher at the Alexander Humboldt Institute of Internet and Society in Berlin. In her research work she explores the intersections between media studies and political philosophy, particularly with regard to phenomena of digital resistance.
From 2009 to this day she has worked in various positions in the media sector and as a lecturer at several German universities. In 2014 she was a visiting scholar at the Berkeley Center for New Media at the University of California.
Her current PhD thesis at the Humboldt University in Berlin focuses on digital forms of civil disobedience and challenges its standard understanding in philosophical discourse.

Theresa Züger has curated the following events for transmediale/conversationpiece:

Disnovation Research / Drone-2000
Inner Security
New State of Mind
Keynote Conversation: Anxious to Secure
Let’s talk about Whistleblowing!
Border Visions

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