December 2014

So Long, SantaCon: Culture Jamming gets Conventional

The recent frequency of cultural appropriation arguments has created a common vocabulary (and often weak understanding) for arguments regarding the protecting, preserving and communicating the value of cultural traditions. But what of a culture that is based on disruption, a culture that thrives on a slash and burn approach to its own customs, whose tradition is to instigate experiences of culture jamming and dissonance, for its own members (you may already be one) and everyone else too? Summary by ActionGrl (sourced from Facebook): for many ... {read more}