On Land and Literature

Friday, Nov 15, 2019 11 am – 1 pm

78 East Washington Street, Chicago, IL

a conversation about Wolff Architects’ Biennial project inspired by the work of South African writer, activist, and gardener Bessie Head.

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Biennial contributor Ilze Wolff joins Cajetan Iheka (associate professor, Yale University) for a conversation about Wolff Architects’ Biennial project inspired by the work of South African writer, activist, and gardener Bessie Head. The discussion will reflect on the representation of nature in African literature as exemplified by Head’s writing. Moderated by Yesomi Umolu, Chicago Architecture Biennial Graham Foundation Artistic Director.