Past Event

The Identity Document and the Documentary Gesture: Notes from South Africa. Rosalind Morris in conversation with Astrid Deuber-Mankowsky

April 29, 2021
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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Pre-publication discussion with Astrid Deuber-Mankowsky (Media Studies, Rühr Universität Bochum) and Rosalind Morris (Anthropology, Columbia University) of chapters from Morris’ project Unstable Ground. The Lives, Deaths and Afterlives of Gold in South Africa and the Documentary Gesture, with screening of Morris' film A Film is Being Made. Northwestern Professor Anna Parkinson will chair the event.

To receive the link to registration for the event, please contact Sarah Peters ([email protected]). The film to be screened prior to the event will be sent in the confirmation e-mail after registering for the event. If you are a graduate student and would like access to the chapters to be read prior to the event, please contact Ryan Bince ([email protected]). 

12:00pm CMT/1:00pm EST