Relations : Hélène Cixous, Zohra Drif, Elaine Mokhtefi

A parallel reading, a montage of excerpts, an imaginary conversation between Elaine Mokhtefi's Algiers, Third World Capital — Freedom Fighters, Revolutionaries, Black Panthers, 2018; Zohra Drif's Mémoires d’une combattante de l’ALN, Zone Autonome d’Alger, 2013, (translated into English as Inside Battle of Algiers, 2017) and Hélène Cixous' Letter to Zohra Drif, 1998 and Mon Algériance, 1997. And the history of a photography.

Selected and edited by Annett Busch. [1]

 

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Cixous, Letter to Zohra Drif, College Literature, 30.1, Winter 2003, page 82 and 84.

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Cixous, Letter to Zohra Drif, College Literature, 30.1, Winter 2003, page 84. / Cixous, "My Algeriance", in: Stigmata — Escaping texts. Routledge 1998, page 139. / Mokhtefi, Algiers, page 23. / Cixous, Letter, page 86.

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Mokhtefi, Algiers, page 6.

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Drif, Inside Battle of Algiers.// Mokhtefi, Algiers, page 11.

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Cixous, Letter to Zohra Drif, College Literature, 30.1, Winter 2003, page 84.

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Helene Cixous, Interview by OLIVIER ZAHM and DONATIEN GRAU

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Helene Cixous, Interview by OLIVIER ZAHM and DONATIEN GRAU. // Drif, Inside Battle of Algiers.

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Drif, Inside Battle of Algiers.// Helene Cixous, Interview by OLIVIER ZAHM and DONATIEN GRAU.

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Helene Cixous, Interview by OLIVIER ZAHM and DONATIEN GRAU.

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Mokhtefi, Algiers, page 29.

 

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Cixous, "My Algeriance", in: Stigmata — Escaping texts. Routledge 1998, page 134.

 

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Filmstills, Battle of Algiers (1966, 120 min, Italy/Algeria); directed by Gillo Pontecorvo.

 

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Filmstills, Battle of Algiers (1966, 120 min, Italy/Algeria); directed by Gillo Pontecorvo. // Drif, Inside Battle of Algiers

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Filmstill, Battle of Algiers (1966, 120 min, Italy/Algeria); directed by Gillo Pontecorvo. // Drif, Inside Battle of Algiers

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Filmstills, Battle of Algiers (1966, 120 min, Italy/Algeria); directed by Gillo Pontecorvo. // Mokhtefi, Algiers..., page 66, 67.

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Cixous, "Letter to Zohra Drif", page 87. // Drif, Inside Battle of Algiers.

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Drif, Inside Battle of Algiers. // Cixous, "Letter to Zohra Drif", page 87.

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Drif, Inside Battle of Algiers.

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Cixous, "My Algeriance", in: Stigmata — Escaping texts. Routledge 1998, page 137-38.

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Helene Cixous, Interview by OLIVIER ZAHM and DONATIEN GRAU.


[1] Assembled for a lecture given at the University in Greifswald, within the context of Interdisziplinären Zentrums für Geschlechterforschung Vor den Verhältnissen – Wie lässt sich schreiben an Zohra Drif, Algerien?