Shohreh Shakoory is a film scholar and researcher based in Berlin. Her work deals with production, dissemination and circulation of knowledge through digital images and the political dimension of contemporary aesthetics. Her ongoing research on the aesthetics of displacement interrogates the visual dynamics of post-migrant and post-colonial societies and the points of convergence of images, imaginaries and social life.
Accumulation and multiplication of images is an accumulation of the hidden histories behind them. How do we recover these invisible histories?
In search of a polyphony that speaks to the ecologies, nightmares, poisons and antidotes that come to assemble an Archive for the Eleventh Hour.