« What happened was that we were driving on the highway from Izola towards Koper when we saw a drummer on the side of the road. So I immediately drove to the side of the road and reversed my car and asked if I could take some pictures. »
In 2005 Yamandu Roos embarked on the project that became Europeans: one continent, forty countries, 65,000 kilometers. The book appeared a decade later, in 2015. This photograph was taken from the roof of his own car (« the eagle »).
From the office of the future to the office of the past. What endures?
On Natalia Ginzburg’s Valentino, newly translated: a Q&A with Alexander Chee.
« Genocide Studies » is a house with many rooms. It accommodates and even encourages a broadening of its central concept. And like all academic fields, it presumes its object of study will always be there.