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Video – 2:46:05

Looming Creole

With Odete Somedo, Saliha Pondingo von Medem, Joana Barrios, Filipa César, Wendy Hui Kyong Chun, Diana McCarty, Mark Waschke, Marinho Pina, Muhammed Lamin Jadama, Nelly Yaa Pinkrah, Olivier Marboeuf

Audio – 2:52:27

Archive Suite (German, English)

Part of “The New Alphabet – Opening Days” With Paul Feigelfeld, Britta Lange, Tom Pauwels, Eva Reiter, Joseph Vogl, Leonard Waisman, moderated by Karin Harrasser Original version Lectures, Discussions, Musical Discourse, Jan 11, 2019

Video – 0:55:35

Sybille Krämer, MEHL: The Alphabet of Digitization (German, English)

Part of “The Discrete Charm of the Alphabet” Original version Lecture, Performance, Jan 11, 2019

Video – 0:22:04

Kader Attia: The Medium is the Message

Part of “The Three Tongues You Speak in Your Sleep” English original version Presentation, Jan 11, 2019

Video – 0:33:20

Giuseppe Longo: Alphabets, Axioms, DNA: On Human Knowledge and the Myth of Alphanumeric Coding

Part of “The Discrete Charm of the Alphabet” English original version Lecture, Jan 11, 2019

Video – 0:22:35

Emily Apter: Theorizing in Untranslatables

Part of “The Three Tongues You Speak in Your Sleep” English original version Lecture, Jan 11, 2019

Video – 0:18:56

Discussion: The Three Tongues You Speak in Your Sleep

Part of “The Three Tongues You Speak in Your Sleep” English original version Discussion, Jan 11, 2019

Video – 2:15:54

Archive Suite (German, English)

With Paul Feigelfeld, Britta Lange, Tom Pauwels, Eva Reiter, Joseph Vogl, Leonard Waisman Moderation: Karin Harrasser Original version Lectures, Discussions, Musical Discourse, Jan 11, 2019

Video – 0:29:06

Yuk Hui: On the Cosmotechnical Nature of Writing

Part of “The Discrete Charm of the Alphabet” English original version Lecture, Jan 11, 2019

Video – 0:29:57

Slavs and Tatars: Transliterative Tease

Part of “The Three Tongues You Speak in Your Sleep” English original version Lecture Performance, Jan 11, 2019

Video – 0:36:19

Giulia Bruno, Armin Linke, Vincenzo Latronico: Multilingualism at the European Court of Justice

Part of “The Three Tongues You Speak in Your Sleep” English original version Lecture Performance, Jan 11, 2019

Audio – 0:19:10

Conversation: Richard Sennet, Alexander Kluge (German, English)

Part of “From Zed to Omega” Original version Conversation, Jan 10, 2019 With an acknowledgment from Olga von Schubert.

Audio – 1:34:26

Evolution and Language: What are the Alphabets of Intelligence and Quo Vadis Intelligence?

Part of “From Zed to Omega” English translation Lectures, Discussion, Jan 10, 2019

Audio – 0:45:24

Introduction: Alexander Kluge, Rüdiger Kruse, Bernd Scherer, Olga von Schubert

Part of “From Zed to Omega” English translation Introduction, welcoming address, Jan 10, 2019