Waiting – A Project in Conversation

Waiting is an inescapable part of life in modern societies. We all wait, albeit differently and for different reasons. What does it mean to wait for a long period of time? How do people narrate their waiting? Waiting is about the senses. If you do not sense it, there is no waiting. We sense waiting in the form of boredom, despair, anxiety and restlessness, but also anticipation and hope. Prolonged waiting is like insomnia – a state of wakefulness, a kind of mood, an emotional state. But it is also about politics; affecting and affected by gender, citizenship, class, and race.

Blending text and images, ethnography, philosophy, poetry, art, and fiction, this book is a collection of works by scholars, visual artists, writers, architects, curators, whose works deal with different forms of waiting, in a broad geographical range and with attention to key aspects such as history, power, class, and coloniality.

28,00 € *

27. Januar 2021, ca. 190 Seiten
ISBN: 978-3-8376-5458-5

Erscheint voraussichtlich bis zum 27. Januar 2021

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Shahram Khosravi

Shahram Koshravi, Stockholms Universitet, Schweden

Autor_in(nen)
Shahram Khosravi (ed.)
Buchtitel
Waiting – A Project in Conversation
Verlag
transcript Verlag
Seitenanzahl
ca. 190
Ausstattung
kart., Dispersionsbindung, 20 SW-Abbildungen, 27 Farbabbildungen
ISBN
978-3-8376-5458-5
Warengruppe
1753
BIC-Code
JHMC JFC HP
BISAC-Code
SOC002010 SOC022000 PHI000000
THEMA-Code
JHMC JBCC QD
Erscheinungsdatum
27. Januar 2021
Auflage
1
Themen
Kultur, Mensch
Adressaten
Visual Studies, Cultural Studies, Anthropology, Art
Schlagworte
Waiting, Art, Visual Culture, Migration, Human, Culture, Cultural Anthropology, Cultural Studies, Philosophical Anthropology, Philosophy of Time

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