Presenter: Sanjin Muftic
Sanjin Muftic will discuss and launch the app for latest his artwork – Ukubekindlebe, creating the opportunity to hear an imagined past. The past in question: the 1819 Battle of Grahamstown. By walking through the streets of Makhanda with your phone, you’ll be notified of nearby conversations to eavesdrop on. Moving closer to these locations will put you alongside people from two centuries ago. What if the outcome of the battle had been different? How can an alternate history be re-imagined through a contemporary lens?