AMP Blog: session proposal
It’s that time of year again! We’re coming up on the 17th annual Allied Media Conference, June 18 - 22 in Detroit, and we need your ideas to make this year’s conference the best yet. Whether you’re an artist, designer, technologist, policy maker or media enthusiast engaged in work that builds a more just, creative, and collaborative world, then we encourage you to submit a session proposal.
Everyday we communicate something about who we are, who we want and what kind of world we want with our clothes and our bodies. How can we understand the ways that fashion builds community and simultaneously excludes from community? How can we reclaim beauty in our own fat, QTPOC, disabled, radical selves?
Let’s change the rules of the game.
Everyone plays games, but why are so many of the most popular games about violence, inequality, and imperialism, and why do they misrepresent our communities for commercial gain? Can't they reflect the world we want to live in instead?