The follow maps of Dundee are presented chronically, starting with the earliest in the Talana Museum archive to most recent local tourism map. The final map in the series is a composite of all five. All maps courtesy of the Talana Museum.
It is reported that Mahatma Gandi passed briefly through Dundee. We have been told he was trialled at the Magistrate’s court and locked away for a night in the local town prison.This morning we attempted to seek out the cell. There is dispute over whether this building still stands at all. How, we wonder, are […]
We are currently faced with a wall of lists, charts, address books, stories, anecdotes, historical and personal sites of interest. Amidst this mass are ideas, routes, maps, idioms and Dundeeisms. An avalanche of potential and two months left to turn it all into something. We have been in Dundee for two weeks now. […]
Vaughn Sadie and Neil Coppen Vaughn Sadie and Neil Coppen’s ‘Living Within History’ project will take place in the historic battlefield town of Dundee in northern Kwa-Zulu Natal. The artists will spend three months interviewing and conducting workshops with participants from local and surrounding communities. Sadie and Coppen will work towards staging […]