Retracing Heinrich Barth

Retracing Heinrich Barth, retraces the six-year African journey of Nineteenth century explorer Heinrich Barth and records the anecdotes surrounding his prolonged stay in West Africa through film and video in the form of an interactive web archive and photographic exhibition. Anecdotes have been excavated and are presented through photographs, text panes and an interactive DVD archive. An artistic and ethnographic approach has been entwined.


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Section Sixteen


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Section Eighteen


Section Nineteen


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Section Twenty Three