Art of Countering Violent Extremism in Kenya
Showcasing Art, Images, Text, Things 08-28 February 2021
Nairobi National Museum, also virtual platforms
HOW PERFORMATIVE ARE THESE MATERIALS IN ACHIEVING ITS ULTIMATE GOAL OF COUNTERING VIOLENT EXTREMISM?
Forging Counter Narratives
Do they convince us as legitimate alternative counter narratives?
HOW ARE THE RELIGIOUS THEMES PACKAGED FOR THE TARGET AUDIENCES?
Taking on Tech-Savy Radicals
Do they ignite our curiosity?
DO THEY ADDRESS VISUAL AND CONTENT NEEDS OF VULNERABLE AND KNOWLEDGE AND MEANING SEEKING YOUTH ON VIRTUAL PLATFORMS?
Varied Perceptions and competing interests
What do these materials tell us about how we conceive war against violent extremists?
WHAT DO THESE MATERIALS TELL US ABOUT HOW WE CONCEIVE WAR AGAINST VIOLENT EXTREMISM?
DEMOCRATIZATION OF EXEGESIS ON A CONTESTED RELIGIOUS PHENOMENON