In his essay ‘What Is the Meaning of Autonomy Today?’, Franco ‘Bifo’ Berardi uses this question to trace the development of autonomy from the historical movement of Autonomia, elaborating on a state of mind that must take root in any type of self-organisation of cognitive work. Cultural producers use autonomy today to make a claim for deregulation and secure a living in multiple ways, but these strategies often dispute legal procedures. This is specially the case with copyright law, which, according to experts and activists in the field, has become obsolete in relation to contemporary communication platforms.
e-flux » Announcements
// From our friends at E-Flux