The Movable Container

"Every object in that room is equally a form by which people have chosen to express themselves." -Daniel Miller, The Comfort of Things   When I found out I would be moving to the U.S., the first question my mom and I asked each other was What should I bring with me? I immediately thought … Continue reading The Movable Container

Exceptional enemies, exceptional violence

A brief analysis about the use of "justified violence" in times of colonial crisis. The British colonizers justified their occupation of other regions, such as India and Australia, as altruist missions that, contradictorily, based on physical and psychological violence. For these methods to be acceptable, the colonizers reshaped those foreign territories into an “exception” which, opposite … Continue reading Exceptional enemies, exceptional violence