Sat, Sep 21: Road closures and traffic obstructions around HKW. More…

Wassermusik: Black Atlantic Revisited

2019, Jul 5 — 27

Festival
Concerts, films, conference

In 1993 Paul Gilroy’s book The Black Atlantic: Modernity and Double Consciousness was published. In it, he examines how the history of the Black Atlantic diaspora defied art and knowledge to find new forms. Music is of particular importance in this context. The focus of Wassermusik in 2019 – entitled Black Atlantic Revisited – is on the South Atlantic and its musical cultures.

To project