WE NEED NEW NAMES
An essay video work examining contemporary Nigerian diasporic female identity through the contradictions inherent to an ethnographic reading of the funeral of the filmmakers’ family matriarch. Using personal archive to explore the concepts of female identity, diaspora, cultural memory and most importantly ‘fiction’.
10th—19th January 2020
Sat 18 Jan 2020
This programme looks to diaristic articulations of self and the literal form of women ‘talking aloud’.