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AKPIA@MIT Fall 2017 "An Evening With..." Lecture Series

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Feb 26, 2018 - 6:00pm
Room 3-133

What do we see, when we see a refugee camp? States providing asylum are often unwilling to integrate refugees into the economy or social structure, and maintain them in remote camps in undeveloped areas, served by parallel systems or foreign aid. Refugees in camps inhabit edge conditions, surviving between competing entities and interests. The casual images of precarity that ensue form the dominant visual archive.

Mar 12, 2018 - 6:00pm
Room 3-133

Ariella Azoulay is Professor of Modern Culture and Media and the Department of Comparative Literature at Brown University.

Apr 27, 2018 - 3:00pm
Room 6-120

April 27-28, 2018, Room 6-120
Conference organized by the Aga Khan Program in Islamic Architecture