Don’t Move, Occupy! (2013)

2011-Present, Date, Disruptive Spaces, History/Theory, Occupation, Tactics of Disruption, Urban Spaces

Mehmet Döşemeci analyzes global uprisings of 2011 and the occupation of public space in order to outline a theory of social arrest.

“A logic of collection and dispersal has more and more come to define how we practice social movements… What happened in the locations of the Arab spring was not movement but arrest, not dispersal but permanent occupation.”