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Critical Epistemologies Workshop

October 25, 2019 - October 27, 2019

A workshop for emerging and established visual arts writers. Includes inputs and discussion on writing trends and challenges, and artists speaking about their work. First two days are open to the public, the final day is a closed session.

PROGRAMME :

NB DAYS 1 & 2 open to the public.

Friday 25 October

8:30 TEA, REGISTRATION

9:00 OPENING REMARKS & INTRODUCTIONS

9:30 CRITICAL EPISTEMOLOGIES I: Writing South/African/art history, from the colonial to the postcolonial – trends and challenges
Panellists: Mduduzi M Mduduzi Xakaza, Jessica Draper, Mario Pissarra
Moderator: Juliette Leeb-du Toit

11:00 TEA

11:30 CRITICAL PRACTICE I: Artists, anti-apartheid and post-apartheid
Panellists: Thami Jali (tbc), Sfiso Ka-Mkame , Cedric Nunn
Moderator: Russel Hlongwane

13:00 LUNCH

14:00 CRITICAL PRACTICE II: Translations of street art
Panellists: Ewok, Trev Seven, Dane Stops
Moderator: Russel Hlongwane

15:30 CLOSING REMARKS

Saturday 26 October

8:30 TEA

9:00 REFLECTIONS ON DAY 1 DELIBERATIONS

09:30 CRITICAL EPISTEMOLOGIES II: Anti-colonial, postcolonial and decolonial theory: how does this help me write art history?
Panellists: Greer Valley, Lonwabo Kilani, Mario Pissarra
Moderator: Nomusa Makhubu

11:00 TEA

11.30 CRITICAL PRACTICE II: Imaging the post-nation
Panellists: Themba Shibase , Mthobisi Maphumulo, Kristin NG-Yang
Moderator: Blessing Xaba

13:00 LUNCH

14:00 CRITICAL EPISTEMOLOGIES III: Interdisciplinary methodologies in writing art history – trends and challenges
Panellists: Nomusa Makhubu, Greer Valley, Ismail Farouk
Moderator: Mario Pissarra

15:30 CLOSING REMARKS

Sunday 27 October

CLOSED SESSION FOR WRITERS & MENTORS

Details

Start:
October 25, 2019
End:
October 27, 2019
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Organizers

Art For Humanity
ASAI