Kodwo Eshun of The Otolith Collective/Group (profiled here) and publisher James Currey discuss the Heinemann African Writers Series, George Hallett, Bessie Head, Dambudzo Marechera and routes (with)in the Chimurenga Library.
Recorded for Pan African Space Station at The Showroom, London 2015.
Host for the Chimurenga Library and PASS pop-up studio in London, The Showroom is a well-established community-focused gallery in north-west London (near Edgware Road). The Showroom commission and produce art and discourse; providing an engaging programme that focuses on collaborative and process-driven approaches to production be that art work, exhibitions, events, discussions, publications, knowledge and relationships. Established in 1983, The Showroom has always played a role in developing discourse around contemporary art practices. This activity was expanded as a result of the …