Forum on cultural practices

Home Works 6, curated by Christine Tohme, will include lectures, screenings, publications and performances — as well as the exhibition program curated by Tarek Abou El Fetouh and the X-Apartmentsproject produced by Matthias Lilienthal with the participants of Ashkal Alwan’s Home Workspace Program 2012-13

Programme at Metropolis Empire Sofil

Saturday, May 18th

11 am-12:15 pm Lecture | Staging a Decolonization Process: A Work of Several Parts | Catarina Simão

12:30 pm-2 pm Film screening | Parine Jaddo

2:45 pm-4 pm Lecture | Rwanda, Algeria – from tradition to modernity of forgiveness | Kader Attia

4:15 pm-5:30 pm Lecture | Under this Trail are Corpses | Paola Yacoub

5:45 pm-8:30 pm Film screening | Act of Killing | Joshua Oppenheimer

10:30 pm-12 am Music performance | City of Salt | Omar Dewachi, Sam Shalabi, Paed Conca


Sunday, May 19th

11 am-1 pm | Book & film presentation | Public Sphere by Performance and Yugoslavia, how ideology moved our collective body | Bojana Cveji¬, Marta Popivoda, Ana Vujanovi¬ (TkH – Walking Theory)

2:45 pm-6 pm | Film screening/ Q&A | Militant Cinema and The Adjudicating Gaze | Subversive Films (Nick Denes, Reem Shilleh, Mohanad Yaqubi) | including the films The Olive Tree & Revolution Until Victory

6:15 pm-8:15 pm |Lectures | The Politics of Culture from the Late Ottoman Empire to the Turkish Republic | Cemal Kafadar

Art Institutions of Modern Turkey | Zeynep Yasa Yaman from the project Plastic Veins by Zeynep Oz

The full program of Home Works 6 is available on www.ashkalalwan.org