So communication… translating each other's words

Charnley, Clare and Kivimaa, Katrin (2007) So communication… translating each other's words. Estonian Academy of Art, Tallinn, Estonia. ISBN 9780955362620

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Abstract

This book arises from a series of recent international collaborative performances that simultaneously expose and critique the dominance of English language in the contemporary world. Using both text and image, it presents a series of dialogues and debates around issues of translatability, cultural ignorance and the politics of language both in local and global contexts. These issues are explored in ways that include the academic, the narrative and the experimental.

Item Type:Book or Monograph
Additional Information:This book arises from a series of recent international collaborative performances that simultaneously expose and critique the dominance of English language in the contemporary world. Using both text and image, it presents a series of dialogues and debates around issues of translatability, cultural ignorance and the politics of language both in local and global contexts. These issues are explored in ways that include the academic, the narrative and the experimental.
Keywords:Collaborative art, Performance art, Culture, language
Subjects:W Creative Arts and Design > W900 Others in Creative Arts and Design
Divisions:College of Arts > Lincoln School of Art & Design
ID Code:1961
Deposited By: Jill Partridge
Deposited On:28 Jul 2009 08:22
Last Modified:12 Aug 2011 13:15

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