Planetary Portals: “Dreaming in Continents” from East London to the Cape in the Colonial Praxis of Emergence and Extraction

Kathryn Yusoff, Kerry Holden, Casper Laing Ebbensgaard

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The European imagination shaped a vision of other continents as resource, ripe for ongoing extraction – creating processes that continue today. Based on original research in the Rhodes archive, this collaborative work examines the emergence of “planetary portals”, and considers how they might be decolonised.
Original languageEnglish
Specialist publicationGropius Bau Journal
Publication statusPublished - 24 Jan 2022

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