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(video) Boaventura de Sousa Santos presentation on “Ato Criador”

Boaventura de Sousa Santos closes Ato Criador Series with the conference “Ato Criador na Arte, na Ciência e na Política” [“Creative Action in Arts, Science and Politics”], moderated by Ana Lúcia Prado on November 3rd, 2015, at the Circo Crescer e Viver head office, Cidade Nova, Rio de Janeiro. The conference was preceded by the “Global Rap Opera” with rappers from the Instituto Trocando Ideia of Porto Alegre, Brazil.

During the first part of his intervention, Boaventura de Sousa Santos addresses how science, art and politics creation processes differ.
(Video in Portuguese)

In the second part, Boaventura de Sousa Santos reads a poem of his own, on the creative action, which somehow questions the arguments given in the first part of his intervention.
(Video in Portuguese)