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@entreprecariat thanks for sharing the talk. I watched and I cannot hide that I am a bit unclear on what your overall point was in relation to graphic designers and entrepreneurialism. I am referring here to your conclusive statements. I hope you do not mind me asking.

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@torrejuseppe of course I don't mind, thanks for asking! One of the points is that while there isn't a specific relationship between graphic design and entrepreneurialism, the latter colonizes the former esp. by means of language, as it does with many other fields. In fact, the statement that I show both at the beginnings and the could be easily applied to, say, journalism. So, to speak of entrepreneurial colonization means to look at is origin and development *in general*.

@entreprecariat Oh I see, so your talk was mostly historical rather than critical of the relation between graphic design and entrepreneuralism. You wanted to trace the origin of it and show where it can be seen today in graphics. Right?

@torrejuseppe let's say that it critically looked at the history of entrepreneurship to show how it is somehow tainted with heroism and individualism. Also, the conclusive statement was put forward by the organizers, not by me. Can you read Italian? More on that here! networkcultures.org/entrepreca (thx for your interest!)

@entreprecariat Certo che leggo italiano! :) L articolo chiarisce tutto, molto interessante, grazie! "Fake it till you make it" is an apt expression in your discussion.

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