Artists, scholars and urban activists debate the question of heritage in cities across the world, from Dar es Salaam to Berlin in this Things don’t really exist until you give them a name.
We have put together a collection of urban narratives in a dedicated platform hosted by MOD institute. You can explore how residents live, build and perceive spaces in Berlin and Dar es Salaam.
Find here the 4 assignments given to Tanzanian and German students to orient them in searching for shared heritage in Berlin’s urban environment.
A series of quotes and references that guided our reflexion in the Berlin Summer School –collaboration between TU Berlin and Ardhi, Dar es Salaam, Tanzania.
Shared archives: how and where can different versions of histories (colonialism) be found in Berlin? what are official archive responses to these issues?