Decolonizing Culture

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How to handle ‘refugee heritage’ from an architectural perspective

BY Suzanne Harris-Brandts | 06 NOV 18

From Raqs Media Collective to Kapwani Kiwanga, five respondents discuss the projects that have informed their thinking around decoloniality

05 NOV 18

How monolingualism is the carbon monoxide of culture

BY Ngugi wa Thiong’o | 01 NOV 18

The radical filmmaker, teacher and writer talks essentialism in identity politics and why her films are neither documentary nor fiction

BY Erika Balsom | 01 NOV 18

Many of the streaming giant's curated playlists complicate Western obsessions with ‘world’ and ‘exotic’ music

BY Liz Pelly | 01 NOV 18

Naeem Mohaiemen on the ‘soft dominance’ that has made certain stories familiar and others strange

BY Naeem Mohaiemen | 01 NOV 18

The power of visibility: on postcolonial seeing and being seen

BY Rey Chow | 31 OCT 18

How is contemporary Aboriginal art challenging an exclusive historical canon?

BY Paola Balla | 31 OCT 18

From Julieta González to Simon Njami, five artists, curators and writers discuss the projects that have informed their thinking around decolonizing culture

31 OCT 18

Q: What do you wish you knew? A: How to build a time machine

BY Bouchra Khalili | 30 OCT 18

I cut my skin to liberate the splinter evokes the dissonance and precarity of post-apartheid South Africa

BY Ian Bourland | 30 OCT 18

The spectral presence of prisoners in everyday commodities 

BY Jackie Wang | 29 OCT 18

The travelling multimedia exhibition ‘ReSignifications’ represents and responds to the crisis of people on the move from Africa to Europe across the Mediterranean Sea

BY Ismail Einashe | 29 OCT 18

Artists, curators and writers discuss the projects that have informed their thinking around decolonizing culture

29 OCT 18

For more than 50 years, the artist has used conceptual art to examine the inherently political nature of information

BY Pablo Larios | 29 OCT 18

Inaugurating the field of postcolonial studies, the Palestinian exile’s masterwork has been embraced and misread ever since

BY Negar Azimi | 28 OCT 18

On sonic trajectories and resistance

BY Bonaventure Soh Bejeng Ndikung | 28 OCT 18

Art and culture have a role in describing the unevenness of the world: where do we go from here?

BY Amy Sherlock | 28 OCT 18