Shared SpacesShared Spaces
is an interview section which aims to reflect the multifaceted and changing nature of public space. It does this by means of simple but very open questions addressed to informed individuals from widely differing origins and disciplines that are part of the many activities organized by the Centre of Contemporary Culture of Barcelona (CCCB)
. With a format that is short and flexible but not lacking rigour, it is therefore an educational tool for all kinds of audiences and one that aims to create awareness of the fact that understanding and transforming the city we share is everyone’s concern.
Interview with Daniela Colafranceschi
The Professor of Landscape Architecture at the Università Mediterranea di Reggio Calabria offers to Shared Spaces her definition of public space.
Interview with Tzvetan Todorov
The philosopher of language and well-known essayist Tzvetan Todorov speaks with Shared Spaces.
Interview with Carme Ribas
Shared Spaces speaks with Carme Ribas, an architect with a clear sensibility vis-à-vis the urban condition, who is to be the president of the jury for the European Prize for Urba
Interview with Nicholas Mirzoeff
Shared Spaces interviews Nicholas Mirzoeff, a leading contemporary theorist in the field of visual culture and active participant in the social movements that first appeared i
Interview with Lydia Cacho
The Mexican activist, who is internationally renowned for her struggle to defend human rights and to combat abuses against children and women, speaks with Shared Spaces about
Interview with Paul Auster
The famous writer, film director and scriptwriter talks about his relationship with the city of New York and, most especially, with the borough of Brooklyn.
Interview with Rosemary Bechler
Shared spaces with Rosemary Bechler, writer, journalist, and editor of the E-zine OpenDemocracy.
Interview with Teju Cole
Shared spaces with Teju Cole, a writer and photographer who explores the city with the unusual gaze of a contemporary flâneur.
Interview with Gus Hosein
Shared spaces talks with Gus Hosein, executive director of Privacy International and specialist in the conflict between ICT and human rights
Interview with Michela Marzano
Michela Marzano, philosopher and member of the Italian parliament, speaks with Shared spaces on the need for public space.