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Katayoun Arian

Regarding Curatorial Activism, the Role of History and Archives

As part of the 2nd Tehran Curatorial Symposium: Curator as Translator, January 2019, Katayoun Arian was invited by organizer, Fereshte Moosavi to speak on curatorial activism. Drawing parallels between the role of history, archival practices, activism, and the decolonial turn, she views the space in which the act of translation unfolds to act as a potential open forum for different voices. All while hoping to trigger polylogues about the problems and prospects of an emerging field of “curating otherwise.”

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  • Sruti Bala: Decolonizing Theater Studies and the Anecdote

    Dr. Sruti Bala leads a discussion on decolonizing Theater and Performance Studies and the use of the anecdote during the Fellows Workshop on 21 November 2018.

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