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REVIEWS

TAIPEI

Eslite Gallery

Wong Hoy Cheong

Days of Our Lives

WONG HOY CHEONGRe:Looking, 2002. Video still, video: 27 min. Courtesy Eslite Gallery, Taipei.

What comes after postcolonialism? The Guangzhou Triennial of 2008, “A Farewell to Post-Colonialism,” declared it was time to stop thinking about the movement purely in terms of military force, which underpinned the political struggle for sovereignty in the writings of its seminal thinkers, such as Edward Said and Frantz Fanon. It seems it is time to update the paradigm.

Malaysian artist Wong Hoy Cheong offers a reinvigorated set of postcolonial…

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