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Fig. 5: Drawing by Sayed Ibrahim (n.d.) Cross-Pollination Joy Garnett My short article on Abushâdy and hybridity has been posted to Baraza, a meeting space for critical collaboration run by graduate students in the department of Middle Eastern, South Asian,... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at NEWSgrist - where spin is art
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Fig. 5: Drawing by Sayed Ibrahim (n.d.) Cross-Pollination Joy Garnett My short article on Abushâdy and hybridity has been posted to Baraza, a meeting space for critical collaboration run by graduate students in the department of Middle Eastern, South Asian, and African Studies (MESAAS) at Columbia University: "This week on... Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2014 at TheBeeKingdom
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Joy Garnett | Standoff, 2013, oil on canvas, 38 x 44 inches. Image courtesy of Platform Gallery. Being There Again and Again: Joy Garnett at Platform Gallery —Erin Langner, Seattle contributor Most of the time, as soon as I am... Continue reading
Posted Oct 30, 2014 at NEWSgrist - where spin is art
Part I The Archive: Sept 2, 9, 16 papers due: Sept 26 presentations: Sept 30, first half of Oct 7 Part II The Image in the Media: second half of Oct 7, 14, 21, 28 abstracts due (roughly a week before the paper is due): Oct 27-ish papers due: Nov... Continue reading
Exchange of Fire, 2013, oil/canvas, 38×44 inches Joy Garnett Being There @ PLATFORM GALLERY 114 Third Avenue South, Seattle, WA 98104 Telephone: 206-323-2808 Email: info@platformgallery.com Hours: Wednesday to Saturday, 11AM to 5PM http://platformgallery.com October 23 to November 29, 2014 IMAGES... Continue reading
Posted Oct 17, 2014 at NEWSgrist - where spin is art
Assigned readings for next week (Oct 21) are: The second half of Susan Sontag's Regarding the Pain of Others (page 58 to the end) All three installments of Errol Morris's 2009 NYTimes piece about Sontag's book (see links and excerpt below) Let me draw your attention to Errol Morris. He... Continue reading
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60 Rue Menasce, Alexandria, Ahmed Zaky Abushady’s Egyptian Home and head-quarters of the Bee Kingdom League, circa 1937. Photo courtesy of the Abushady Archive My short article for Bee World, published by the International Bee Research Association, is now in... Continue reading
Posted Oct 10, 2014 at NEWSgrist - where spin is art
“But when from a long-distant past nothing subsists, after the people are dead, after the things are broken and scattered, taste and smell alone, more fragile but more enduring, more unsubstantial, more persistent, more faithful, remain poised a long time, like souls, remembering, waiting, hoping, amid the ruins of all... Continue reading
“But when from a long-distant past nothing subsists, after the people are dead, after the things are broken and scattered, taste and smell alone, more fragile but more enduring, more unsubstantial, more persistent, more faithful, remain poised a long time, like souls, remembering, waiting, hoping, amid the ruins of all the rest; and bear unflinchingly, in the tiny and almost impalpable drop of their essence, the vast structure of recollection.” Continue reading
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Covers of a few examples of Abushady's publications from poetry to bee science: ... ... ... ... ... Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2014 at TheBeeKingdom
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From an article by Karl Showler: a brief history of Abushady's first bee journal, Bee World: "In mid-June 1919 a new beekeeping journal was launched by, Dr Ahmed Zaky Abushady (1892‐1955), an Egyptian physician living in London who was an enthusiastic apiarist and journalist. Dr Abushady also organized a club... Continue reading
Posted Sep 19, 2014 at TheBeeKingdom
Your first assignment for my class has two parts: 1) a paper and 2) a presentation: 1) Write a short paper: 4 pages, double-spaced -- that focuses on and discusses some aspect of the assigned readings for Part I: The Archive (specifically: our Derrida, Foster, Prelinger, Sterling readings). You can... Continue reading
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21ST.PROJECTS is pleased to announce a viewing of Yevgeniy Fiks’s A Gift to Birobidzhan from September 11 to October 19, 2014. For more information or to make an appointment to see the collection contact Yevgeniy Fiks. Viewing is by prior... Continue reading
Posted Sep 11, 2014 at NEWSgrist - where spin is art
In process.....check back frequently.... online resources: https://archive.org/ http://aaaaarg.org/ http://www.worldcat.org/ http://www.scribd.com/ https://www.academia.edu/ archives of some online discussion lists: nettime: http://www.nettime.org/ Thingist: https://mailman.thing.net/pipermail/thingist/ eybeam blast: http://www.thing.net/eyebeam/ rhizome archive: http://archive.rhizome.org/ Continue reading
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Part I: The Archive Fotki and Konstantin Petrov The New Yorker article (Sept 2014): Take Picture, by Nick Paumgarten Fotki links: http://public.fotki.com/kostic/world_trade_center/windows_on_the_world-4/ http://public.fotki.com/kostic/world_trade_center/windows_on_the_world-4/windows_on_the_world http://public.fotki.com/kostic/world_trade_center/windows_on_the_world-4/windows_on_the_world-1 http://public.fotki.com/kostic/world_trade_center/windows_on_the_world-4/windows_on_the_world-2/ (etc) National Geographic piece Google seaerch "konstantin petrov fotki" //// Prelinger Archives Wikipedia entry (again): https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prelinger_Archives Prelinger - Official Page: http://www.prelinger.com/ Prelinger Library - About... Continue reading
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Dear Readers: The latest issue (10.2) of Cultural Politics is now out. It is a special issue on UTOPIAS put together by Special Issue Editors Mark Featherstone and Malcolm Miles. The cover image is by Scottish artist Gair Dunlop. His... Continue reading
Posted Aug 29, 2014 at NEWSgrist - where spin is art
2014 Holland Cotter, The New York Times, Art in Review: ‘The Wayland Rudd Collection’ at Winkleman Gallery, Friday February 6, 2014. Download PDF Elvis Fuentes, Art Experience NYC: Yevgeniy Fiks: The Wayland Rudd Collection, June 2014 Allison Meier, Hyperallergic: Artists Probe Urban Agriculture, July 1, 2014 2013 Marcia Lynx Qualey,... Continue reading
Posted Aug 16, 2014 at TheBeeKingdom
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Rupert Murdoch, inked (2007) (joy garnett / flickr.com / Creative Commons). On ABC RN Media Reports (Australia): Illustration: ...Rupert makes a move on Time Warner A few personal updates before we hit the dog-days of summer: Installation view, Sargent's Daughters.... Continue reading
Posted Jul 26, 2014 at NEWSgrist - where spin is art
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A.Z. Abushady routinely commissioned illustrations from local artists for his numerous publications on poetry, literary criticism, agriculture, bee science, and politics. The logo for the Alexandria-based Bee Kingdom League (BKL) and its monthly organ The Bee Kingdom was created by illustrator Paul Beer. Beer's illustration of a Queen Bee uniting... Continue reading
Posted Jul 19, 2014 at TheBeeKingdom
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Dr. Abushady and Annie (with Fahmy) in Benson, Oxfordshire (ca.1922). Photo courtesy of David and Peggy Sidebottom, Toronto, ONT and the Abushady Archive. Dr. A.Z. Abushady (1892-1955) was an influential Egyptian poet and scientist who lived and worked in England and Egypt. A physician, bacteriologist, beekeeper, inventor, Romantic poet, and... Continue reading
Posted Jul 19, 2014 at TheBeeKingdom
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Posted Jul 18, 2014 at TheBeeKingdom
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The Abushâdy Archive is in the works: http://abushadyarchive.com Continue reading
Posted Jul 15, 2014 at TheBeeKingdom
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60 Rue Menasce, Alexandria, Ahmed Zaky Abushady’s Egyptian Home and head-quarters of The Bee Kingdom League, circa 1937. Photo courtesy the Abushady Archive. My short article for Bee World, published by the International Bee Research Association, is now in print. Bee World is the bee science journal founded by my... Continue reading
Posted Jul 4, 2014 at TheBeeKingdom
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2014 Annual Meeting - Middle East Studies Association November 22-25, 2014 Marriott Wardman Park Hotel Washington, DC Panel: The Archive: Collections and Counter-Collections Panel Sponsor: Middle East Librarians Association (MELA) Organizer: Laila Shereen Sakr (aka VJ Um Amel) Chair: Robin Dougherty Discussant: Khaled Fahmy In the contemporary world, there is... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2014 at TheBeeKingdom
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Joy Garnett in Alexandria, Egypt, July 1981 Joy Garnett is a multi-disciplinary artist and writer who works with archives as both subject and medium. Her projects, which incorporate painting, online repositories, and social media performance, explore the crossroads of our digital and material worlds. TheBeeKingdom.com is Garnett's online hub-in-progress, a... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2014 at TheBeeKingdom