Convenor: Caroline Bennett (Victoria University of Wellington)
Short abstract: This roundtable will discuss the use of photography, individual and collaborative, in the current pandemic, thinking about the way it highlights new socialities and existing global systems. Some photography will be exhibited as part of this.
Corona Haikus Project, a response to the lockdowns and an invitation to look to the world around us with new eyes, to detect the essence and the multiple interpretations of daily routines
Author: Maria Christoforou (UNIVERSITY OF NICOSIA)
From the 10th floor: The verticality of photographic praxis
Author: Arba Bekteshi
Coping with multiple and biased photographic narratives of Covid-19: from memes to the absent dead
Author: Montse Morcate (Faculty of Fine Arts, University of Barcelona)
Photodemic: the syndemic in images
Author: Rebeca Pardo (Universitat Internacional de Catalunya)
Stay home, stay safe, be kind. The gift of avoidance in New Zealand
Author: Pauline Herbst (University of Auckland)
Mapping Connectivity Through Confinement
Author: Rosie Hallam (Goldsmiths University of London)
Find the papers’ abstracts here.
A live discussion with the contributors will take place on Zoom 19-28 March. Please check the full schedule of live events and links to join here.