The Whole Life. Archives & Reality

2019, May 19 — 25

The archive is omnipresent and always temporary. It reflects the realities of the past—while archived knowledge at the same time shapes the present. How do archives and their objects translate historical realities into contemporary narratives? What does this mean for the structure of archives, for their users, technologies, and forms of knowledge production? What can archives do for today’s societies?

To project

Video – 1:39:13

The Vulnerable Archive

With Graciela Carnevale, Thokozani Mhlambi, Sneha Ragavan, moderated by Antonia Alampi, Bonaventure S. B. Ndikung English original version Panel, May 23, 2019

Video – 1:27:46

Archiving the Avant-Garde: Elsewhere and otherwise

With Ann Laura Stoler, Marcelo Rezende English original version Keynote, discussion, May 23, 2019