The Language of Plants

Text and pictures by District Berlin

Ceiba, Ina Röder Sissoko and Suza Husse in conversation, images by Anna Zemánková, as part of part of the D'EST Screening Chapter #6 1/2: Signals From Roots To Leaves: A Post-botanical Assembly, 2020.


The publication features a conversation between a Ceiba tree in Olomouc and the knowledges of healer and midwife Ina Röder Sissoko and Suza Husse about medicinal, spiritual and political powers of plants at the intersection of Black feminism and post-/socialist herbalism. The conversation is accompanied by the post-botanical imaginaries by Anna Zemánková as well as materials from the video art and films by Anna Zett, Marwa Arsanios, Naomi Rincòn Gallardo and Phuong Linh Nguyen. The publication is available for free download here
produced by District Berlin

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