In the denaturalisation and departure from the dominant linearity of history proposed by the new ethnography, queer subjects are particularly relevant. These bodies, pathologised and dismembered by classical anthropology, have now gained agency over their own stories and representations.
Nefandus Trilogy, directed by Carlos Motta. Colombia, 2013. 33'
My Babushka: Searching Ukrainian Identities, directed by Barbara Hammer. USA, 2001. 53'
Post-film discussion with Loreto Ares and Quiela Nuc, curator of the cycle
18 September 2018Films, Screenings Programme 1: We Are Our Images
This session takes a closer look at archaeology and iconography as disciplines which have supported and justified (…)
20 September 2018Films, Screenings, Talks Programme 2: Songs of Hain
In Songs of Hain, the performativity of ancient dances and ceremonies is revived and modernised by bodies and voices (…)
25 September 2018Films, Screenings, Talks Programme 3: Mindfulness
Mindfulness or being fully present in the now is a very popular concept in 21st-century Western society (…)