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All events as well as further interviews, online exhibitions and essays are documented and published on the accompanying TALKING OBJECTS BLOG.

Decolonize Knowledge Memory

DEKOLONIALE UNEXPECTED LESSONS Walk

A Video City Walk with Israel Kaunatjike, Paulette Reed-Anderson, Mynaka Sururu Mboro and Christian Kopp along colonial traces in Berlin. A Kooepration Project with DEKOLONIALE Memory Culture in the City. Read more

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Contemporary Art Archive (Archive practices, body as an archive) Decolonize Memory Knowledge

Un-Documented – Unlearning Imperial Plunder

»Un-Documented – Unlearning Imperial Plunder« (35 min) is screened in the context of the performative discursive event »Unexpected Lessons – Decolonizing Memory and Knowledge«. The film by Ariella Aïsha Azoulay argues—against Alain Resnais and Chris Marker’s film Statues Also Die—that statues… Read more

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Contemporary Art Archive (Archive practices, body as an archive) Decolonize Memory Knowledge

A New England Document

»A New England Document« (2020) by Che Applewaithe is screened in the context of the performative discursive event »Unexpected Lessons – Decolonizing Memory and Knowledge«. Read more

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Contemporary Art Memory Knowledge Archive (Archive practices, body as an archive)

a so-called archive

»a so-called archive« by Onyeka Igwe is screened in the context of the performative discursive event »Unexpected Lessons – Decolonizing Memory and Knowledge«.  The work interrogates the decomposing repositories of Empire with a forensic lens. Blending footage shot over the past year in two… Read more

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Decolonize Museum practices / Museums Memory Knowledge African philosophy

WHEN THE EMPIRES GET WEARY, THE OBJECTS MAY RETURN

Njoki Ngumi in conversation with Jim Chuchu Read more

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