I. To reflect on the relation between man and land in the current period; the “Ugliness” as a symptom of places in conflict: war, over-exploitation, over-population, speculation: the place and the non-place; migrations, the walls and the “other”; the influence of virtuality; resistance movements.
II. To move forward in the analysis of the phenomenon in Galicia; reflecting about its belonging to a “global” situation; possible alternatives.
III. To offer Galicia from the Galician Ministry of Housing and Land as a suitable place to “think” the issue.
Antonio Bandeirinha, Paulo Castro Seixas, Hamma Mohamed Cori, Juan Luis Dalda, Francisco Diniz, Manuel García Docampo, Sandi Hilal, Plácido Lizancos, Meir Margalit, María Aparecida Pérez, Alessandro Petti, Ignacio Ramonet, Francesco Tonucci.
C. DATE AND VENUES
4th, 5th and 6th May, 2007.