Symposium: Cartography of Memory

Organizers: Soko Phay (University of Paris 8), Patrick Nardin (University of Paris 8) and Suppya Hélène Nut (University of Cologne/INALCO)

Partners : Bophana Centre, Royal University of Fine Arts, Labex Arts H2H, University of Paris Lumières, Equipe « Esthétique, Pratique et histoire des arts » – Labo AIAC / University of Paris 8

Duration: 12 -13 January 2015, 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM at Bophana Centre and Royal University of Fine Arts.

Participants at Bophana Centre on 12 January 2016: Dary Y (National Archives of Cambodia), Clothilde Roullier (National Archives of France), Svay Sareth (Artist, Sa Sa Bassak Gallery, Phnom Penh), Soko Phay (University of Paris 8), Patrick Nardin (Artist, University of Paris 8), Kvay Samnang (Artist, Sa Sa Bassak Gallery).

Participants at RUFA on 13 January 2016: Suppya Nut (University of Cologne / INALCO), Serge Rémy (Journalist), Alain Cieutat (University of Paris 8), Anne Guillou (CNRS), Erin Glissen (Curator, Sa Sa Bassak Gallery), Lydie Jean-Dit-Pannel (Artist).

The symposium aims to consider the history’s repressed and its consequences in an historical, anthropological and esthetic perspective. Several areas of research are privileged: the role of images and archives for the understanding of the past; the memory of places and territories; the emergent artistic scene, in particular ways of reappropriation of the past that keeps coming back.

Free admission. All are welcome.

  • January 12, 2016 · 8:30 am
  • Bophana Center
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