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Advisory council

Sanne Stevens


Sanne Stevens is sociologist. She is very interested in how technology affects society and its power-structures, in social movements and strange music. She worked for the Digital Defenders Partnership from Hivos on Rapid Response after digital attacks. She is now senior online editor at the Dutch VPRO Documentary ‘ Backlight’ series. ‘Backlight’ aims to grasp the quintessence of prominent trends and developments in the practice of critical journalism, and tries to improve understanding of the intricate inner workings of our modern society. This series include a weekly, 50-minute, future affairs television program, a bi-weekly podcast and online articles. All balancing on the edge of storytelling and journalism.