At this year’s Social History Curators Group Conference, ‘The Future of Social History: Who are we curating for?’, Sharon Macdonald, Jennie Morgan and Harald Fredheim will present their research on Heritage Futures on 18 July at Edinburgh’s City Art Center.
‘Refugees Welcome? Difference and Diversity in a Changing Germany’, the newly released book by Jan-Jonathan Bock and Sharon Macdonald, examines the responses and implications of what was widely seen as the most significant and contested social change since German reunification in 1990. Find more info here.
After two years of fieldwork with the district gallery of Berlin-Wedding, Jonas Tinius has written up his notes for the catalogue on their successive two-year programmes. The book will be launched on 29 May in the gallery. “Fieldnotes”, in: Post-Otherness Wedding / Unsustainable Privileges. Galerie Wedding – Space for Contemporary Art Berlin, edited by Solvej Helweg Ovesen and Bonaventure Soh Bejeng Ndikung. Bielefeld/New York: Kerber.
At the inaugural symposium ‘Monstrous Ontologies: Politics, Ethics, Materiality 2019’ at the University of Roehampton in London, Alice von Bieberstein will participate in the panel on ‘Objects’ on 1 July 2019.