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Author Documenta (11th : 2001 : New Delhi, India)

Title Experiments with truth : transitional justice and the processes of truth and reconciliation : Documenta 11, platform 2 / edited by Okwui Enwezor ... [and others]
Published Ostfildern-Ruit : Hatje Cantz ; Distribution in the USA, D.A.P., [2002]


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Description 404 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Making sense of political violence in postcolonial Africa / Mahmood Mamdani -- Different kinds of truth : the South African truth and reconciliation commission / Albie Sachs -- Is truth the road to reconciliation? / Avishai Margalit -- Truth and reconciliation are not what we really need / Boris Buden -- The "melancholization" of the witness : the impotence of words, the power of images / Geneviève Morel -- Sagas of victory, memories of defeat? The long afterlife of an Indo-Muslim warrior saint, 1033-2000 / Shahid Amin -- The order of truth and the order of society / Yadh Ben Achour -- A finer balance : an essay on the possibility of reconciliation / Dilip Simeon -- Trauma and truth / Rory Bester -- The persistence of memory : the search for truth, justice, and reconciliation / Urvashi Butalia -- An experiment in international criminal justice : the philosophy, methodology, and working of the international criminal tribunal for the former Yugoslavia / Gurjot Malhi -- Facts versus truth : the dilemmas of a reluctant member of a truth and reconciliation commission / Vojin Dimitrijević -- Torture, recovery, and truth in Morocco / Susan Slyomovics -- The search for the truth before the courts / María José Guembe -- Transitional justice as liberal narrative
Ruti Teitel -- The denial of justice and the loss of the subject / Franz Kaltenbeck -- Archive images : truth or memory? The case of Adolf Eichmann's trial / Eyal Sivan -- It is difficult / Alfredo Jaar -- The logic of reconciliation / Barbara Maria Stafford -- African literature and the Rwandan expedition / Manthia Diawara -- The democratization of memory / Lolle Nauta -- Constructing memorials / Susana Torre -- Between truth and reconciliation : experiments in theater and public culture / Rustom Bharucha
Notes "This volume contains all contributions to Documenta 11P̲latform 2 ... , a conference held in New Delhi, India Habitat Centre, May 8-12, 2001, accompanied by a film and video program ... May 7-21, 2001"--T.p. verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject World politics -- Congresses.
World politics -- 20th century -- Congresses.
Art -- Political aspects -- Congresses.
Truth -- Congresses.
Justice -- Congresses.
Reconciliation -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Enwezor, Okwui.
India Habitat Centre.
ISBN 3775790802
Other Titles Transitional justice and the processes of truth and reconciliation
Documenta 11, platform 2
Documenta11, platform2