Machinic Infrastructures of Truth

Adversarial Infrastructure

Colonial Sediments

Protocols of Immanent Conflict

Caring for the Shaky Ground



Vertigos of Irrigation Systems

Analysis of irrigation infrastructructures in Crimea through the lense of actor-network theory and decolonial approach. The text was commissioned by Goethe-Institut as a response to the video “Cooperative” by Raphaël Grise. “Cooperative” in the video refers to an agricultural cooperative settled in Mali, Africa, in 1971.  Text is commissioned by Goethe-Institut Russland.

Cite: Engelhardt, Anna & Shestakova, Sasha. ‘Vertigos of Irrigation Systems.’, (January 27th, 2020). [in Russian]

Northen Crimean Canal, deserted after Russian annexation in 2014
Image: Anatoliy Krimskiy for Krymr