Narrating War

2014, Feb 20 — 22

Theme Days

How can we narrate war at the start of the twenty-first century? What is it about experiences of extreme violence that makes it so difficult to comprehend and to narrate? What is the importance of describing the indescribable for the survivors and for the spectators?

To project

Video – 1:10:58

How to Narrate War? Limits of Narration or: Constraint, Shame, Guilt 1

Talk with Ethel Grace Matala de Mazza, Karl Marlantes, Lawrence Weschler

Video – 0:39:52

Opening Speech | Bernd M. Scherer, Carolin Emcke and Valentin Groebner

Opening speech by Director Bernd M. Scherer and the curators Carolin Emcke and Valentin Groebner