Artifacts as Evidence: The Material Record of Politics SYMPOSIUM
Monika Weiss
Left: Shrouds (2012) Right: Sustenazo (2010-2012)

Artifacts as Evidence: The Material Record of Politics
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 31
3:30pm
Monika Weiss, “Recent Works: Lamenting Voices, Lamenting Cities”
Part of an Interdisciplinary Symposium under the auspices of the Interdisciplinary Project in the Humanities, October 31, 2014 to November 1, 2014,
Umrath Lounge, Umrath Hall, Washington University in St. Louis
One Brookings Drive, St. Louis, MO 63130-4899 | (314) 935-4200 |
IPH


Bringing together scholars and practitioners from diverse fields who share an investment in the material record, this symposium aims to explore the relationship between material culture and politics across media, geography, and time, and to probe the possibilities, limitations, and commitments of different disciplinary approaches.
Monika Weiss
Left: Shrouds (2012) Right: Sustenazo (2010-2012)Monika Weiss-Sustenazo (Lament II) 
Close up view of the installation at Museo de la Memoria y Los Derechos Humanos, Santiago, Chile, December 2012-April 2013