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    SC Conversations: Thomas Keenan and Sohrab Mohebbi

    Thu, Feb 21, 2019, 7pm

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    Join Thomas Keenan, Director of the Human Rights Project at Bard College and curator Sohrab Mohebbi for a conversation around their joint contribution to SculptureCenter’s Banu Cennetoğlu publication. The program focuses on The List, a growing document that traces information related to the deaths of refugees, asylum seekers, and migrants within or on the borders of Europe since 1993, compiled by UNITED for Intercultural Action. Since 2006, in collaboration with curators, art workers, and institutions, Banu Cennetoğlu has facilitated up-to-date and translated versions of The List in several countries using public display structures such as ad-boards and newspaper supplements.

    Thomas Keenan is Director of the Human Rights Project and Associate Professor of Comparative Literature, Literature, Human Rights Program at Bard College. Sohrab Mohebbi is Curator at SculptureCenter, New York. Catalogs will be available for purchase at SculptureCenter on the evening of the program and online at www.sculpture-center.org.

    This program is free and open to the public but RSVP is required.

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