Displacement / State-Building

‚Continuity in the use of displacement as a form of statecraft has not just been characteristic to Kurdish state-building following the fall of the Ba’thist regime. It has been a distinctive trait of developments in…

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during the last week I started selecting interactive animations as projection material that visually integrate points and lines. eventually the patterns will change according to the dancers movements…

Ewigkeitslast

Die Grube Reden in Schiffweiler (1846/47) war eine der wichtigsten im saarländisch-lothringischen Bergbaurevier. 1995 wurde sie, bis auf die Wasserhaltung, stillgelegt. Heute ist sie, neben fünf anderen, der wichtigste Wasserhaltungsstandort im Saarland. Jährlich werden dort…

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quote

“I am a school teacher not willing to disclose my identity. I had an affair which my parents didn’t really appreciated. However, struggling against all odds we finally decided to get married. We consulted an…

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Census, Map, Museum

‘Benedict Anderson offers some insights on the territorial aspect that help to create the ‚imagination’ of nation-states and considers the census, the map and the museum as three institutions that shaped colonial states’ imagination of…

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a thin layer

Imagine the earth to be as small as a billiard ball. Then breathe onto it. The layer inside of which human life is possible – from the few meters of depth we can dive into…

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