Saadi Nikro

Norman Saadi Nikro is a scholar from Sydney residing in Berlin since 2007, where he currently is a research fellow at the Zentrum Moderner Orient. He studied critical theory and at the University of New South Wales in Sydney completed his doctoral studies in 1998 on the sociality of literature and cultural production in Australia. In 2013 he gained his Habilitation degree from the Department of English and Cultural Studies at the University of Potsdam.  He was a founding editor of Inklings: A Journal of Words and Images,Nikro’s The Fragmenting Force of Memory: Self, Literary Style, and Civil War in Lebanon was published in 2012 with Cambridge Scholars Publishers.

 

Con-Temporary Art

What does the "con" in con-temporary art suggest? Saadi Nikro discusses the theme of con-temporaneity through the works of Christo and Jeanne-Claude, MUVART and Walid Raad