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Sunday 03 May 2009. Part of Open Office for Words.

Speakers:
Margo Onnes presented material from the 1960’s popular television series The Avengers in conjunction with her own work on re-enacting Emma Peel, one of the original characters of the series. Gerwin Luijendijk presented his current work-in-progress on re-enacting 1980’s music videos and Sjoerd Westerbroek talked about his experience on taking part in an re-enactment of Allan Kaprow’s piece The Birds at The Van Abbe Museum in 2007.

Bibliography:
The following bibliography is a list compiled of the texts that were brought to The Open Office For Words by participants of In Discussion on Re-enactment. This list is entirely accidental and fortuitous.

Theory Books:

  • RE:akt! Reconstruction, Re-enactment, Re-reporting, ed. A.Caronia, J.Jansa, D.Quaranta, FPE Editions, ISBN 978-88-903308-6-5
  • Life, Once More: Forms of Re-enactment in Contemporary Art, ed. Sven Lütticken, Witte de With Publishers, Rotterdam 2005.
  • Correspondence; The Foundation of The Situationist International, Guy Depord, Translated by Stuart Kendall, MIT Press, 2008.
  • Experience, Memory, Re-enactment, ed. A.Bangma, Steven Rushton, Florian Wust, Piet Zwart Institute/ Revolver Archiv für Aktuelle Kunst, 2005.
  • Looking For Alfred, Johan Grimonprez, ed. Steven Bode. Published by; Film and Video Umbrella, Hatje Cantz Verlag, Pinakothek der Moderne, Zapomatik, 2007. ISBN: 978-3-7757-2008-3 and ISBN: 978-1-904270-25-6-
  • Re-enactment & Realism, ed. Iain Mc Calman, Paul A. Pickering, Palgrave MacMillan, October 27th 2009.

Specifically related to the talks:

  • Saints & Avengers, British Adventure Series of the 1960’s, James Chapman, I. B. Tauris &Co Ltd, London, New York, 2006.
  • Re-enacting Emma Peel, MA Project Report, Margo Onnes, 2008.

Art Works:

  • Nola Dee and The Invasion of Rats, Margo Onnes, 2008.

History Will Repeat Itself, KW Institute for Contemporary Art
History Will Repeat Itself, KW Institute for Contemporary Art
Coffee, tea and cakes.
Coffee, tea and cakes.
Books on re-enactement.
Books on re-enactement.
Gerwin Luijendijk
Gerwin Luijendijk
Sjoerd Westbroek
Sjoerd Westbroek
Guests at the Open Office for Words.
Guests at the Open Office for Words.