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A Congo Chronicle. Patrice Lumumba in Urban Art. New York: Museum for African Art 1999.

Addis Ababa. the Enigma of the ‘New’ and the ‘Modern’, Exhibition Cat. Addis Ababa, Modern Art Museum Centre 2013.

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ARNOLDI, Mary Jo: „Bamako, Mali. Monuments and modernity in the urban imagination.“ In: Africa Today 54 (2), 2007, 3–24.

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ASSMANN, Aleida: Cultural Memory and Western Civilization. Functions, Media, Archives. Cambridge 2012.

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BEKKER, Simon and Göran THERBORN (eds.): Capital Cities in Africa. Power and Powerlessness. Cape Town / Dakar 2011.

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BURTCHER, Angelika and Judith WIELANDER (eds.): Visible. Where Art Leaves its Own Field and Becomes Visible as Part of Something Else. Berlin / New York 2010.

BUTLER, Thomas (ed.): Memory. History, Culture and the Mind. Oxford / New York 1989.

COETZEE, Carli and Sarah NUTALL (eds.): Negotiating the past. The making of memory in South Africa. Cape Town 1998.

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KNEBEL, Nikolaus, with students of the Ethiopian Institute for Architecture, Building Construction and City Development: Addis Modern. Re-discovering the 1960s Architecture of Africa’s Capital City. Addis Ababa 2013.

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MEIER, Hans . and Marion Wohlleben (eds.): Bauten und Orte als Träger von Erinnerung. Die Erinnerungsdebatte und die Denkmalpflege. Zürich, 2000.

MICHALSKI, Sergiusz: Public monuments. Art in political bondage 1870-1997. London 1998.

MILLS, Cynthia and Pamela H. SIMPSON (eds.): Monuments to the lost cause. Women, art and the landscapes of southern memory. Knoxville 2003.

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MSEMWA, Paul: From King George V Memorial Museum to House of Culture. National Museum of Tanzania, Dares Salam 2005.

MYERS, Garth Andrew: African Cities. Alternative Visions & Urban Theory and Practice. London 2011.

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OHA, Obododimma: “Signs, cities, and designs of capacities. The semiotics of road monuments in some Nigerian cities.” In: The African Anthropologist 7(1), 2000, 33-47.

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PIETERSE, Edgar (ed.): African Cities Reader. Pan-African Practices. Cape Town 2010.

PIETERSE, Edgar: City Futures. Confronting the Crisis of Urban Development. London 2008.

PIETERSE, Edgar and Ntone EDJABE (eds.): African Cities Reader II. Mobility & Fixtures. Cape Town 2011.

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ROSS, Marc Howard (ed.): Culture and Belonging in Divided Societies. Contestation and Symbolic Landscapes. Philadelphia 2009.

SCHAUB, Didier: “Transformations of the City.” In: AUS DEM MOORE, Elke and IFA (eds): Where We Meet. Cultural Translation and Art in Social Transformation. Stuttgart 2012, 14-19.

SEGAL, Lauren: Number Four. The Making of Constitution Hill. Johannesburg 2006.

SIMBAO, Ruth, “The Thirtieth Anniversary of the Soweto Uprising. Reading the Shadow in Sam Nzima’s Iconic Photograph of Hector Pieterson.” In: Ali Hlongwane (ed.): Footprints of the ‘Class of 76’. Commemoration, Memory, Mapping and History. Johannesburg 2008, 131-176.

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Magazines and special publications
Kunstforum International, No. 127, Juli - Sept. 1994, (Konstruktionen des Erinnerns. Transitorische Turbulenzen I)

Kunstforum International, No. 128, Okt.-Dez. 1994, (Zwischen Erinnern und Vergessen. Transitorische Turbulenzen II)

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