8. Territory & Memory

Native-American activism from the 1960s to present

Native American Activism: 1960s to Present

Catégories: 1. Identities & Exchanges, 5. Fictions & Realities, 7. Diversity & Inclusion, 8. Territory & Memory, AMCT°_1-1-Unity and plurality, AMCT°_2-1-Frontier and space, AMCT°_3-3-Common inheritance and diversity, LLCET°_3-3-Migration and exile | Tags: , , , | Comments Off on Native-American activism from the 1960s to present

Are statues sacred objects?

https://www.theguardian.com/commentisfree/2020/jul/23/trump-portland-confederate-monuments-racism-history Take it from a historian. We don’t owe anything to Confederate monuments. by  Timothy Snyder Trump spends so much time defending statues not because he cares about history, but precisely because he doesn’t. ‘The president of the United States has declared that the entities that enjoy rights are not people but monuments.’ Photograph: Steve … Continuer la lecture »

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Tate restaurant 1920s mural depicted as racist

https://www.theguardian.com/artanddesign/2020/aug/04/tate-removes-reference-to-amusing-restaurant-after-racist-images-in-mural-draw-anger Exclusive: gallery removes reference to venue as ‘most amusing room in Europe’ as calls grow for artwork’s removal The mural in the Rex Whistler restaurant depicts the enslavement of a black child and other racist imagery. Tate Britain has removed a reference to its restaurant as “the most amusing room in Europe” after complaints … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: 1. Identities & Exchanges, 3. Art & Power, 8. Territory & Memory, LLCET°_1-2-Polemical art | Tags: , , , | Comments Off on Tate restaurant 1920s mural depicted as racist

Disney’s Remake ‘Mulan’ is controversial

The problem with Mulan: why the live-action remake is a lightning rod for controversy by Jingan Young The remake of Disney’s hit animation has triggered pro-democracy and human rights protests in Hong Kong and around the world Disney remake criticised for filming in Xinjiang Ready-made warrior … Liu Yifei as Mulan. Photograph: Allstar/Walt Disney Pictures/Jasin … Continuer la lecture »

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Women won the vote in Australia in 1902, 18 years before America.

Australia doesn’t have much to show for celebrating women’s achievements by Clare Wright We are so accustomed to equating nation-building with men’s ambitions that we’ve betrayed the very people who put modern Australia on the maP direct link to article online Wed 26 Aug 2020 05.00 BSTLast modified on Wed 26 Aug 2020 ‘What have we … Continuer la lecture »

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Revisiting the western genre

Revisiting the genre in 1993, questioning the traditional archetypes. Now in 2019, combining clichés and genres, twisting reality. Ready for the show ? LYRICS Old Town Road Lil Nas X Yeah, I’m gonna take my horse to the old town road I’m gonna ride ’til I can’t no more I’m gonna take my horse to … Continuer la lecture »

Catégories: 7. Diversity & Inclusion, 8. Territory & Memory, AMCT°_2-1-Frontier and space, LLCET°_2-2-Self-representation, LLCET°_3-1-Exploration and adventure, LLCET°_3-2-Anchoring and inheriting | Tags: , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Revisiting the western genre

Borrowed Time

re-interpreting the classical western movie… the film backstage: why and how embarking on such an adventure

Catégories: 1. Identities & Exchanges, 3. Art & Power, 5. Fictions & Realities, 8. Territory & Memory, AMC1°_1-1-Production and circulation of knowledge, AMCT°_2-1-Frontier and space, AMCT°_3-3-Common inheritance and diversity, LLCE1°_2-1-Love and friendship, LLCET°_2-1-Expressing emotions, LLCET°_2-2-Self-representation, LLCET°_3-2-Anchoring and inheriting | Tags: , , , , , | Comments Off on Borrowed Time

Los Gringos

Catégories: 1. Identities & Exchanges, 5. Fictions & Realities, 8. Territory & Memory, AMC1°_2-3-Representing the world and oneself, AMCT°_2-1-Frontier and space, AMCT°_3-3-Common inheritance and diversity, LLCET°_3-1-Exploration and adventure | Tags: , , , , , , , | Comments Off on Los Gringos

The Ocean-Maker

Catégories: 5. Fictions & Realities, 6. Scientific Innovations & Responsibility, 8. Territory & Memory, LLCE1°_1-1-creative and visionary imagination, LLCE1°_1-3-Utopias and dystopias, LLCET°_1-1-Art and protest | Tags: , , , | Comments Off on The Ocean-Maker

Is it Art? The Graffiti Issue

Focus on the chronology and spot the evolution of both graffiti and people’s opinion. Then decide on whether street art is art or not…  

Catégories: 2. Private Space & Public Space, 3. Art & Power, 7. Diversity & Inclusion, 8. Territory & Memory, AMC1°_2-1-Being heard, AMC1°_2-3-Representing the world and oneself, AMCT°_1-2-Public and individual freedoms | Tags: , , | Comments Off on Is it Art? The Graffiti Issue