RAW Material Company is a Dakar-based centre for art, knowledge and society; concerned with curatorial practice, artistic education, residencies, knowledge production, and archiving of theory and criticism on art.
From 3rd April to 26th May 2017, we are in Dakar to lead a session of the RAW Académie titled “Angazi, but am sure”. The programme includes weekly public lectures by noted thinkers, actioneers and Chimurenga People. Tune into the Pan African Space Station to listen live.
May’s seminars include:
01/05 17H30: Victor Gama – Containers of meaning, devices for reconstruction and narratives of the spirit. 03/05 17h30: Neo Muyanga – Revolting songs can shield (sometimes) against bullets. 05/05 17h30: Ibou Fall – Satire: A Necessary Perspective
15/05 17h30: Felwine Sarr – Cultures and Imaginations of Renewal
17/05 17h30: Lionel Manga – Ex-centricities, Complexities and Translations
19/05 17h30: Wendell Marsh – Public Lecture on Malcolm X
22/05 17h30: Dominique Malaquais – Breathing Out of School
24/05 17h30: Clapperton Mavhunga – Knowing From Here
Read more about the curriculum here. Or check out our faculty and fellows below.