Hair stands on end, at most offering the barest suggestion of what it might mean to approach, to dare to encounter this infinite finitude. Many voices speak here in the interstices. A cacophony of intra acting stories, these are entangled tales, each is diffractive, threaded through and unfolded in the other… Is touching not by its very nature always already an involution, an invitation in visitation wanted or unwanted of the stranger within.
Barad Karen: On Touching: The Alterity Within. a conference-festival organized by the Gerrit Rietveld Academie at Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam on March 21, 22, 23, 24 2018. March 24, Sat Reach out and Touch (Somebody’s Hand): Feel Philosophies Curated by Jack Halberstam, Stadium Générale Rietveld Académie. 59.02 https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=u7LvXswjEBY