#2: Fictions at the Border, 2017

Directed by Jean Cristofol, Cédric Parizot and Anne-Laure Amilhat Szary

The second issue apprehends fiction as a strategy that tends, through it effect of realty, to introduce stimulating gaps, disturbances and incoherences in what appears as naturally given. Through this, it assess the role that fiction can play in the renewal of our questionings around 21st century’s borders.

Table of contents

– Jean Cristofol, Introduction: fiction and border
– Elena Biserna, Soundborderscapes: Lending a Critical Ear to the Border
– Thomas Cantens, The Political Artithmetic of Borders: Towards an Enlightened Form of Criticism
– Charles Heller et Lorenzo Pezzani, Drifting Images, Liquid Traces: Disrupting the Aesthetic Regime of the EU’s Maritime Frontier
– Raafat Mazjoub, Writing as Architecture: Performing Reality until Reality Complies
– Stéphane Rosière, International Borders, Between Materialisation and Dematerialisation
– Johan Schimanski, Glass Borders


#1: Art-Science Explorations at the Border, 2016

Directed by Cédric Parizot, Anne-Laure Amilhat Szary and Jean Cristofol

This first issue explores the heuristic significance of the interactions between artistic practice and research in the field of borders studies. By gathering the contributions of authors that have taken part into the work of our collective, it prolongs the reflexions and the experimentations that have been initiated during the years of companionship of seminars and conferences-exhibitions of the antiAtlas of Borders.

Table of contents

– Anne-Laure Amilhat Szary, Jean Cristofol et Cédric Parizot, Introduction: Art-Science Explorations at the Border
– Anne-Laure Amilhat Szary, Asserting the critical potential of social sciences -/ arts experiments? A portrait of the researcher as an artist (this article will be online in October 2018)
– Jean Cristofol, Arts, Sciences and Explanatory procedures
– Anna Guilló, Border Art and Borders of Art
– Nicola Mai, Assembling Samira : Understanding Sexuel Humanitarianism through Experimental Filmmaking
– Sarah Mekdjian et Marie Moreau, Re-drawing the Experience: Art, Science and Migratory Conditions
– Cédric Parizot et Douglas Edric Stanley, Research, Art and Video Games: Ethnography of an Extra-disciplinary Exploration