• Rasha Kotaiche

Post-It Notes

  • What it means to be me

  • I am not a voice of the many, I am the voice of my self

  • Battlefield or Salvation : On Identity

  • Where do I belong? : Sense of belonging, what is it that makes you feel your belonging?

  • In thinking about your audience, you're thinking about your identity

  • I am privileged

  • Privileged displacement

  • Physicality - touch - factuality - ethical concerns

  • Facial features : embodiment of Lebanese lineage

  • Tech + Nostalgia + codependent

  • Archives (history in making)

  • Sense of belonging - purpose /history/meaning

  • why are they using photography

  • why important

  • social media

  • Match parents archives to pics of us + pics I've taken = pics to take

  • Has to be reflective of 21st century

  • why do we take photos of people we dont know (street)

  • Portraits of Amir + Rami next to portraits of Dad + Jido

  • do the photos being shared class as social photo or an addition to the activism : intention

  • thawra: whats happening /why - what do they want - how is photog being used - "pics or it didnt happen" photography as memory - destructuve - recording history - sense of inclusion - building community

  • can the archive be shared

  • process - product -display

  • british arabs / leabanese

  • ^British colonial archives on record? Like windrush? Anthropology