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5 Voices on Administrative Detention
2013
performance
16 min.

5 Voices on Administrative Detention addresses through a performative utterance the notions of speech, power and violence unfolding the absurdity in the arrest and detention of individuals by the state without trial. The performance was based on the particular case of Hanna Shalabi, a Palestinian woman who was held twice in administrative detention by the Israeli government. The transcripts of the hearings that took place during Shalabi´s detention were used as material for the script.

5 Voices on Administrative Detention is a performance commissioned by Amnesty International The Netherlands and it has been performed at Radboud University, in Nijmegen, November 2013; Leiden University College in The Hague, February 2014; Maastricht University Faculty of Law, March 2014; and at the Theatre Verlangertes Wohnzimmer in Berlin, December 2014.

5 Voices on Administrative Detention (5 Voces sobre la Detención Administrativa)
Performance, 16 min.
2013

5 Voices on Administrative Detention (5 Voces sobre la Detención Administrativa) hace referencia a la condición absurda y violenta del arresto y detención de individuos por parte del Estado sin juicio previo. La performance esta basada en el caso puntual de Hanna Shalabi, una mujer Palestina que ha sido detenida dos veces por el gobierno Israelí. El material usado para el guión esta basado en transcripciones de lo registrado durante el arresto de Shalabi.

Comisionada por: Amnesty International The Netherlands (Amnistía Internacional de Holanda)
Universidad de Radboud / Nijmegen, Noviembre 2013.
Universidad de Leiden / La Haya, Febrero 2014.
Facultad de Derecho de la Universidad de Maastricht / Marzo 2014.
Teatro Verlangertes Wohnzimmer de Berlín / Diciembre 2014. 

Visual Mnemonics from 5 Voices on Administrative Detention