The Lie of the Land is an inquiry into the role of German missionaries in forced evictions around Johannesburg, South Africa, in the 1960s. It reveals the contradictions in historical narratives that lie in archives.
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?