I would like to propose a new topic for : Stop Calling It a Cyberpunk. Anyone from who knows how to push this proposal?

I was looking for and I found this awesome CC-BY-SA-NC piece by David Revoy: davidrevoy.com/article201/fant

(thanks to <CalimeroTeknik> for showing me that!)

Coming back home from I wanted to introduce an awesome Creative Commons artist to you: Lisa "Mullana" Schmidt to you!

You can read more about her at mullana.de/ and tapas.io/mullana . She tweets under twitter.com/mu11ana .

The picture below is CC-BY-SA-NC 4.0 :)

Just gave a hackers / lightning talk at ! Hopefully some more Congress people will get interested in the genre! :)

Photo by Thomas Olsen

European colonialism left Africa with a lot of standards unadjusted to local needs.

Dress codes of schools all around Sub-Saharan Africa require young girls to have straight hair. The problem is that Africans have naturally curly hair, requiring lengthy and expensive straightening, putting a burden on poor families and enforcing white beauty standards.

Mugethi Gitau gave a great talk about it: re-publica.com/en/session/poli

I just found out that most of the youtube radio animation loops I kept seeing in the last months are a work of one brilliant artist: Juan Pablo Machado - jpmachado.art/en/about/

Coincidentally, they would be absolutely perfect for

Added to moodboards.

Image copyright by jpmachado

Another character - :

As probably the most socially experienced member of the 'space she loves communities and working together. Sadly, some of the hackers refuse to respect non-programmers, and she's "only" a competent sound engineer.

Amanda fights for and wants to show people the regenerative anarchism.

She's emotionally mature, sex-positive and open to talk about it. She wants to be a protective "big sis" for Suz and introduce her to adult life.

An anarchist collective calafou.org in Catalonia houses a DIY Bio group :



They are working on open hardware gynaecological tools and emergency kits, trying to decolonize a medical field which wasn't created _for_ women.

Their blog: gynepunk.tumblr.com/

There's a scientific paper about them: tandfonline.com/doi/abs/10.108

Photo: Paula Pin / Creative Commons

One of the nicest realistic pieces of inspired by . Officially you're not supposed to take photos, but you can still sketch people :)

While I'd like to limit how much visually dark themes there are, this one is marvellous.

For more, check out the moodboards: pl.pinterest.com/alxd7156/glid

CC-BY-SA Alicja Wilkowska

One of the characters I created for after a lot of interviews is .

She was born without a hand and wants people to perceive her as whole. She doesn't want to wear a useless prosthesis just to fit in! Instead she modifies all the technology around her to be able to use it naturally.

That's a story which shows humanity behind the tech, real needs and struggles. It helps people understand hacker culture much better than a "tech whizz".

art CC-BY-SA Kimiooon

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