In memory of Gaiga Bell, Yuma and Salim, who died here during the colonial exhibition. zurückERZÄHLT is dedicated to them and the survivors of the story.
Text and ideas: Joel Vogel and Vincent Bababoutilabo
Sound: Katharina Pelosi
Dramaturgical consulting: Nora Haakh
Research: Laura Frey, Yacine Riebel, Mihir Sharma and Joel Vogel
With the voices of: Nana 'NAS' Boadum, Serge Fouha, Joy Frempong, Mmakgosi Kgabi, Yasmina Lehmkuhl, Steve Mekoudja
Piano: Olga Reznichenko
Interview with Katharina Oguntoye
Quotes from: Saidiya Hartman, Wayward Lives, Beautiful Experiments, 2019.
Production: ehrliche arbeit – freies Kulturbüro
and studio lärm
Recording und Mixing: studio lärm
Translation: Charlotte Bomy, Florian Constantinides (FR) and Anna Galt (EN)
Photos: Tom Ben Guischard
Simone Dede Ayivi for clarity and enthusiasm, Tahir Della of course and for the right calls at the right time, Betti Hohorst for encouragement and the best ideas, Christian Kopp for answers and contacts, Katharina Oguntoye – for your thoughts and your laughter, Hilaire Djoko, Israel Kaunatjike, Mnyaka Sururu Mboro, Klaus Neumann and Ohini Mawussé Toffa for language skills and support, Celine Barry, Paul Leonard Dziedzic and the Al-Deen siblings for valuable and constructive feedback, Treptow Museum for the exhibition zurückGESCHAUT and supporting our research, Lukas Backs for very good mics, die Lause, the KTS Crew for culinary extras and humour, and everyone who was there at important moments with kind words and actions.
German version funded by the Berlin Senate Department for Culture and Europe
English and French versions funded by the Rosa-Luxemburg-Stiftung
In cooperation with ISD e.V., Berlin Postkolonial e.V. and Dekoloniale Memory Culture in the City
zurückERZÄHLT – released September 2020 (DE) and August 2021 (EN and FR)