Portia Malatjie

Dr. Portia Malatjie is a curator and senior lecturer in visual cultures at the Michaelis School of Fine Art, University of Cape Town, South Africa. She is adjunct curator of Africa and African Diaspora at the Hyundai Tate Research Centre: Transnational at Tate Modern, London, UK, and adjunct curator at Norval Foundation, Cape Town. She lives in Cape Town.

After a recent fire at the University of Cape Town’s library destroyed irreplaceable books and archival documents, South African artists consider how to redefine the meaning of the archive

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