The third Heteropolitics report, authored by George Dafermos, delves more deeply into the literature of the digital commons: it attempts to elucidate the way in which the communities spearheading the development of the digital commons are constitutive of an alternative paradigm for the organization of economic, social and political life, which is claimed to have the potential to change the world.
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The Research Group for the Digital Economy and Private Law (at the Faculty of Law at Aristotle University of Thessaloniki) is hosting a very interesting seminar cycle that begins tomorrow at 19:00 (Room 8, 3rd Floor) with a presentation from Alex Pazaitis (of the P2P Lab) themed “Demystifying the Digital Economy“.
The seminar cycle includes three more talks:
Fri 8 Nov: Alex Pazaitis – The Commons and peer production: A short introduction
Fri 15 Nov: Alex Pazaitis – The political economy of peer production: Two general approaches
Fri 22 Nov: Angelos Kornilakis – Legal mapping of small-scale economic networks of peer production