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What does privacy mean to you?

We pose this question to artists, authors and industry experts from Europe and the United States. Listen to their answers in interviews appearing on this page over the coming months.

Jens Zimmermann: Which Haystack Has the Needle? © Goethe-Institut Washington

Jens Zimmermann: Which Haystack Has the Needle?

Vivian Grosswald Curran: Wie die Digitalisierung unsere Rechte erodiert © Goethe-Institut Washington

Vivian Grosswald Curran: Digitalization is Encroaching

Heidi Tworek: Privacy Shapes Our News © Goethe-Institut Washington

Heidi Tworek: Privacy Shapes Our News

Philipp Krüger: Gemeinsame Regeln schaffen © Goethe-Institut Washington

Philipp Krüger: Rules for the Road

Trevor Paglen: What Does Privacy Mean to You? © Goethe-Institut Washington

Trevor Paglen: What Does Privacy Mean to You?

Michael Gordin: Privacy vs. Fake News © Goethe-Institut Washington

Michael Gordin: Privacy vs. Fake News

Nate Larson: Sharing Information and Protecting Privacy © Goethe-Institut Washington

Nate Larson: Sharing Information and Protecting Privacy

Jules Polonetsky: My Day is Conflicted © Goethe-Institut Washington Jules Polonetsky: My Day is Conflicted © Goethe-Institut Washington

Jules Polonetsky: My Day is Conflicted

Simon Menner: Who is the Target Group for  the Surveillance Apparatus? © Goethe-Institut Washington Simon Menner: Who is the Target Group for the Surveillance Apparatus? © Goethe-Institut Washington

Simon Menner: Who is the Target Group for the Surveillance Apparatus?

Thomas Drake: I Start with the Foundation © Goethe-Institut Washington

Thomas Drake: I Start with the Foundation

John Vigg: Learning about You through your Friends © Goethe-Institut Washington

John Vigg: Learning about You through your Friends

Niko van Eijk: Privacy by the Minute © Goethe-Institut Washington

Niko van Eijk: Privacy by the Minute

Daniel Schwarz: Visibility and Surveillance © Goethe-Institut Washington

Daniel Schwarz: Visibility and Surveillance

Kevin Bankston: Abhören ohne Vollmacht © Goethe-Institut

Kevin Bankston: Warrantless Wiretapping

LECTRR: Fame = You Are Public Domain © Goethe-Institut Washington © Goethe-Institut Washington

LECTRR: Fame = You Are Public Domain

Jan Philipp Albrecht: Privacy Means Informational Self-Determination © Hannibal Hanschke © Hannibal Hanschke

Jan Philipp Albrecht: Privacy Means Informational Self-Determination

AnnieLaurie Erickson: Peering Back into the Surveillance Apparatus © Goethe-Institut Washington © Goethe-Institut Washington

AnnieLaurie Erickson: Peering Back into the Surveillance Apparatus

Paul Nolte: Is there a Right NOT to be Forgotten? © Goethe-Institut Washington

Paul Nolte: Is there a Right NOT to be Forgotten?

Andrew Crocker: It's getting dark © Goethe-Institut Washington

Andrew Crocker: It's getting dark

Marianne Birthler: Why should the state protect something I don’t want to protect myself? © Goethe-Institut Washington

Marianne Birthler: Why should the state protect something I don’t want to protect myself?

Trevor Paglen: Art Responds to a Surveillance State © Goethe-Institut Washington

Trevor Paglen: Art Responds to a Surveillance State

Joseph Lorenzo Hall: Hacking Back, Opting Out, and Being Forgotten (c) Goethe-Institut Washington

Joseph Lorenzo Hall: Hacking Back, Opting Out, and Being Forgotten

Hans Engler: A Mathematician's Perspective © Goethe-Institut Washington

Hans Engler: What's Mathematics Got to Do with Privacy?

Jessalyn Radack © Goethe-Institut Washington

Jesselyn Radack: Can Liberty and Security Go Hand-in-Hand?

Amie Stepanovich © Goethe-Institut Washington

Amie Stepanovich: Privacy is More Than a Stepping Stone

Salman Rushdie © Goethe-Institut Washington

Salman Rushdie: Keeping My Life Private

John Kiriakou © Goethe-Institut Washington

John Kiriakou: When Your Name is on the Hit List

James Spione © Goethe-Institut Washington

James Spione: Do We Have Rights or Privileges?

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