Dialogues Across the African World #4

Fruits of the Future: Cyborg/Black/Queer Body-Fruits and Layering Strategies

Thursday, December 10 2020, at 05:30 pm

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Anna Tjé presents Poetic RM². The project explores fruits of the future or so-called "exotic" fruits. It is based on Anna Tjé's ongoing research on matrilineal narratives and realistic-magical bodies which try to gain agency and repair themselves in the anti-erotic society. 
Connected to her recent work Safou Lover, she reviews her transdisciplinary practice and sheds light on the political emergency of some issues such as ancestrality, utopian memory archives, spaces to rejoice, healing and care practices.



The Dialogues Across the African World cycle is presented by the École des Hautes Etudes en Sciences Sociales and the Cité internationale des arts and jointly run by Dominique Malaquais (CR, CNRS-IMAF), Julie Peghini (MCF, Paris 8 Vincennes-Saint Denis University- CEMTI), Christine Douxami (MCF HDR, Franche-Comté University-IMAF) and Sarah Fila-Bakabadio (MCF, CY Cergy Paris Université-AGORA).

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