Entries by Miram Saqqa

International conference. Bodies out of Place: Mass Violence, Mass Graves and Necropolitics

Bodies out of Place: Mass Violence, Mass Graves and Necropolitics.  18.jul – 21.jul International conference. UPV/EHU.   CONSULT THE COMPLETE PROGRAM (Spanish/English) (pdf.) CONSULT THE COMPLETE PROGRAM (Basque/English) (pdf.)   To sign up: https://www.uik.eus/en/cuerpos-incomodos-violencia-masiva-fosas-comunes-y-necropolitica   This international conference invites some of the leading international specialists in the analysis of mass grave exhumations as human rights […]

Poetics of Resistance against oblivion and impunity. Stories of mothers whose children were killed by the Colombian army.

SEMINAR UNIVERSIDAD DEL BARRIO – January 29 19:00 “Poetics of Resistance against oblivion and impunity. Stories of mothers whose children were killed by the Colombian army.”     Since 2002 in Colombia, more than 6,800 cases of extrajudicial executions have been reported, crimes against humanity that today, despite the rhetoric of peace, remain unpunished. Based […]

DZIUBAN, Zuzanna (2017) Mapping the “Forensic Turn”: Engagements with Materialities of Mass Death in Holocaust Studies and Beyond

    During recent decades, forensic investigation has become a standard response to the reality of mass graves resulting from genocides and various forms of political violence. From Argentina to Rwanda, from former Yugoslavia to Poland, the search for the sites of mass burial, the application of archaeological and forensic practices, and the use of […]

Representing Evidence

Conference (in English) by:  Shelley Hornstein (Professor of Architectural History and Visual Culture, York University, Toronto, Canada)      Thursday,  October 19, 2017 12:00 – 14:00 hours Sala María Moliner (1F8) Centro de Ciencias Humanas y Sociales, CSIC C/Albasanz, 26-28 Metro Suanzes & Ciudad Lineal Free entry How to get there?   Guardar