Filter: Decolonize

March 12, 2019

Eternal Summer of the Black Feminist Mind

“Next year Leslie Parker Dance Project is using Spill: Scenes of Black Feminist Fugitivity by Alexis Pauline Gumbs and Wildseed by Octavia Butler as the texts inspiring their new Momentum Dance Performance. Leslie Parker Dance Project…
March 12, 2019

Bringing Black Feminist Theory Into Everyday Practice | WUNC

“She identifies as a community-accountable scholar and puts that identity into practice by intentionally bringing scholarly ideas into non-academic settings. This manifests in online educational projects like ‘Eternal Summer of The Black Feminist Mind,’ which creates…
January 10, 2019

S A V V Y • Colonial Neighbours

“Objects as intermediary of entangled histories Following the concept of “history as entanglement” (Conrad & Randeria) the project aims at breaking historical dichotomies and drawing a more differentiated picture of current Lebenswelten in Berlin. Objects, everyday…
November 20, 2018

Decolonial Documents: Part Two | Frieze

“Okwui Enwezor’s art criticism from the 1990s forms an essential part of any primer on decoloniality. By turns angry and self-possessed, as interested in big ideas as the minutiae of the particular, his early writings read…
September 8, 2016

Photographer Imagines the Dreams of Fellow Syrian Refugees

Imam spent weeks in a Lebanese camp near the Syrian border, talking to people about their stories, hopes, and fears. Instead of taking documentary-style photographs, he staged theatrical compositions inspired by the subjects’ stories. With the subjects’…
July 6, 2016

The Indigenous memory code – ABC Radio National

Have you ever wondered how ancient indigenous cultures maintain so much information about the thousands of species of plants and animals—without writing it down? Traditional Aboriginal Australian songlines are key to a powerful memory technique used…
July 6, 2016

Art We Heart: Nicole Monks | FBi Radio

In Aboriginal culture, there is no one word for art. All cultural forms exist together in the everyday; art, dance, music and design. You paint the body and then you dance to the music. It is a…