From 7th to 10th of September the 8th Tensions of Europe (TOE) Conference took place in Athens. The conference is an important event organized by the TOE network, to bring scholars from the realms of history of technology, science and technology studies, critical migration and security studies scholars and many more come together to discuss different aspects and realms of the making of Europe through the lens of technology and infrastructures. A lot of different initiatives, publication projects,
conferences and workshops have been realized since 1999, such as the widely recognized six-volume book series Making Europe: Technology and Transformations, 1850-2000 or the Inventing Europe: European Digital Museum for Science and Technology.
The topic of this year’s conference was [Read more…]