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Upcoming events from the Centre for Curating the Archive.

Impossible Return book launch

Sun, 20 Oct 2019 -
11:30 to 13:00

The Centre for Curating the Archive, in collaboration with the University of Pretoria, is launching the publication, Impossible Return: Cape Town’s Forced Removals by Dr Siona O’Connell (NB Publishers).
This publication forms part of a long-running project, curated by Dr O’Connell, which uses David Brown’s photographs of the Harfield community pre- and during forced removals, as a starting point to investigate questions around trauma, memory and freedom in the afterlife of apartheid.
The book will feature Brown’s photographs alongside narrative chapters...