After Year Zero

After Year Zero

Geographies of Collaboration

Book - 2015
Rate this:
Published in conjunction with an exhibition that has traveled to the Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw from Berlin's Haus der Kulturen der Welt, this volume takes as its starting point the realignment of global ties after Europe year zero and focuses on the worldwide phenomenon of decolonization. Investigating magazines, journals, and newspapers, the diverse essays in 'After Year Zero' shine a spotlight on collaboration, not confrontation, in the many publications launched at various times and in different places within the African continent or the African diaspora. As the volume contributors show, the format of these periodicals provided a means for temporary intervention against hegemonic voices and made possible the necessary task of creating a new language to talk about art, life, and politics. In addition to text-based essays, 'After Year Zero' also includes visual essays designed like collages of documents, quotes, and images. With its unique international and interdisciplinary approach, 'After Year Zero' is an innovative study of postwar narrative possibilities and a powerful reflection on the processes by which the universal can be generated.
Publisher: Warsaw : Museum of Modern Art in Warsaw, 2015.
ISBN: 9788364177255
8364177257
Branch Call Number: 700.4112 AFTER Y
Characteristics: 246 pages : illustrations (some color), maps, ports. ; 28 cm

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

There are no comments for this title yet.

Age

Add Age Suitability

There are no ages for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Browse by Call Number

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...

Find it at Sno-Isle Libraries

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top