Translation issues: communication barriers and strategy in mixed language situations

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  I arrived in Ljubljana in March of this year as a guest of the Eclectic Tech Carnival 2012  which was held in Metelkova, Ljubljana, in the context of the annual International Feminist and Queer Festival Red Dawns. To my great delight, the first evening I was taken to visit Ljudmila, where the Ljubljana Theremidi orchestra was practicing. For someone … Continue reading

Red sky at dawning: winter mornings, passing storms and the ethics of self representation

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    I have just got back from a crazy couple of weeks in Sarajevo at the annual International Festival Sarajevo, Sarajevska Zima  which is in full swing and will run until the end of March. I arrived the day after a snow storm that made international news as the biggest snowfall in a hundred years. There were reports of busloads … Continue reading