In Conversation: Jala Wahid and Dr Edwin Coomasaru

Archive Shelf Location BALTIC2022M
Publication Date 11 Feb 2023

Jala Wahid is joined in conversation with writer and historian Dr Edwin Coomasaru to discuss her new body of work, which approaches oil as the symbolic material through which nationalism, statelessness, colonialism and Kurdish identity are explored.  

Speaker Dr Edwin Coomasaru
Formats MPEG 4, Live to digital
Related Artist Jala Wahid
Keywords Identity, nationhood, Diaspora, Oil, Flora (plants), Archives, fossil fuels, Politics, Poetic, colonialism
Related Event Jala Wahid: Conflagration (22 October 2022 – 30 April 2023)
Related Gallery BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art

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