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EHL research film screening of Lindeka at Accelerator

You are invited to a “sneak premiere” of the film The Lindeka: When a Book Ate a City (66 min) at Accelerator at Stockholm University on Tuesday, November 14 at 18:00.

Time: Tue 2023-11-14 18.00

Language: English

Participating: Henrik Ernstson & Jacob von Heland

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THE LINDEKA is made by Jacob von Heland and Henrik Ernstson in collaboration with Anita Mkizwana and Philisiwe Twinjstra in eThekwini-Durban, South Africa and engages the environmental crisis through the active remains of colonization. The film has been selected and will have its world premiere at this year's festival for the Society of Visual Anthropology in Toronto, and in celebration, we welcome you to this “sneak premiere.”

The film screening starts at 18:00 sharp at the art exhibition space Accelerator at Stockholm University, Frescativägen 26A, subway station “Universitetet.”

After the film, a conversation will be moderated with the filmmakers by Adam Wickberg acting director of KTH Environmental Humanities Laboratory, together with Madina Tlostanova, professor in postcolonial feminism at Linköping University and Cecilia Järdemar, senior lecturer in photography and the moving image at Konstfack.

We will offer wraps for free and drinks can be purchased in Accelerator's bar. Warmly welcome to an evening to watch film and discuss matters related to cinematic humanities, South African urbanism, and (de)colonial Anthropocene history.

See the film’s trailer here: The Lindeka - When a City Ate a Book

To guarantee a seat, email as soon as possible to accelerator@su.se  with the subject line “The Lindeka - a seat for me.”

Sign-up closes on 10 November 2023 at 16:00. If you for some reason will not be able to make it, make sure to let us know by 10 November 2023 at 16:00 so that we can offer your seat to somebody else on the waiting list.

Update on 30th of October: The screening is now full. If you want to come on the waiting list you can still write to accelerator@su.se, with the subject line “The Lindeka - a seat for me" and they will inform you if there are any cancellations and a free spot.

Organised by: The Situated Ecologies Platform , KTH Environmental Humanities Laboratory,
and Accelerator at Stockholm University

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Last changed: Oct 30, 2023