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Bouchra Khalili: On Bearing Witness to the Future

Oct 22 | Tue | 7PM – 8:30 PM |

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Committed to deep research and preparation, Bouchra Khalili develops her projects across long periods of time. When considered as a whole, the body of work she has created in the last 15 years can be seen as a meditation on unconditional and radical equality. For this lecture, she will share and articulate some of her work in order to address the essential questions that her practice investigates: the politics of memory of anti-colonial struggles and international solidarity; forced illegal migrations in relation to imperial and colonial continuums; egalitarian forms of citizenship as opposed to the nation-state model of citizenry; language, dialects, speech acts and agency.

Venue: The Cooper Union, 41 Cooper Square

41 Cooper Square, Taras Shevchenko Pl Map