REVOLUTION OF THE EMOTIONS

We live in times of urgency. Our world on the verge of an environmental and social collapse, is facing unprecedented challenges. We need real changes before it is too late. We need “a revolution” that changes the paradigm of the years to come. Where would this revolution come from? Based on the idea that major decisions take place in the guts and get distilled in the heart, these are the ones that are really capable of mobilizing and call for action. A change of behavior either individual or collective always implies a confrontation of a new reality that challenges both emotionally and affectively. And emotion is the language of culture. ¿What can the cultural sector offer towards the achievement of the SDGs? Which are the current drivers and barriers? How can the arts and culture help us to rethink the present and imagine the future? What would make people start taking the initiative?