Showing the Hidden

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The Landings Exhibition is in preparation, and there is a call for entries. At the same time, I am continuing to explore the idea of ‘traces’ of the genocide, from the viewpoint of survivors, protagonists and observers / tourists. For Landings, we need to offer five words that sum up the entry. Some seem obvious, others less so. Here is …

Ghosts, Traces & Stories

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I am looking for ways to tell today’s story whilst also bringing yesterday’s in front of the viewer. Anyone who has visited a Genocide Museum, anywhere in the world, will find comments in the Visitor’s Book to the effect that ‘this must not be forgotten’. Whatever reason we visit, paying our respects and acting in witness and remembrance go hand …