MACP Alumni Becky Nahom and Sanna Almajedi curate "Publishing Against the Grain" at Zeitz MOCCA in Cape Town, South Africa
December 1, 2017
Publishing Against the Grain
Organised and produced by Independent Curators International (ICI), New York, and initiated by ICI’s Alaina Claire Feldman, Becky Nahom and Sanna Almajedi.
November 18 - January 29, 2018
Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa V&A Waterfront, Silo District S Arm Road Waterfront, Cape Town 8001, South Africa
Publishing Against the Grain begins with the question: What is the role of critical cultural production and discourse in the contemporary landscape? In the context of today’s corporatisation and commodification of cultural institutions, and in many political situations where free speech becomes ever more precarious, independent publishing has shown extraordinary vitality and importance as a platform for disseminating alternative, progressive and autonomous positions...