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Slought is a new form of institution that builds upon a distributed network of volunteers. We are committed to making visible this collaborative structure and the many ways you can engage.

Learn about our colleagues, participate in programs, contribute to our advocacy blog, join our newsletter, or donate. Any contribution is transformative.

Our Network

Slought is a new form of institution that builds upon a distributed network of collaborators. Our commitment to dialogue and shared values guides us in bridging individuals and communities in Philadelphia, the world and the cloud.

Use our interactive tools to learn about these individuals, their contributions to Slought, and the values they share.

We welcome dedicated individuals who share our values. We look forward to hearing from you!

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Network visualization, 2017


Slought welcomes dedicated individuals who share our values and are excited to work in an open and creative environment.

We are committed to increasing diversity and strongly encourage people of color, women, LGBTQ, and candidates with disabilities to apply.

Advocacy Blog

Engage with social issues and ideas that reflect our organizational values

Nov 12, 2016

In these dark times, there is a need for safe spaces and sanctuaries like Slought where people can come together to care for and reflect with one another, privately and publicly. We are committed to constructing this space.

Jul 07, 2016

An interview with artist Fazal Sheikh about dispossession and the loss of memory and identity following the the Arab-Israeli War of 1948

Aug 08, 2015

Alanna Rebbeck reflects on the invisibility of "slow violence" and how cultural institutions can visualize a new aesthetic of resistance.