References Standing Still

This collage is loosely based on the essay “A Vocablulary of Gestures: Standing Still”, which was originally published in Feminist Media Studies Volume 17, 2017 - Issue 4: Affective Encounters: Tools of Interruption for Activist Media Practices

Further References: 

FRANCE 24 and SAMAR media, The “Standing Man” Resistances in Turkey with Erdem Gündüz, video, 9 August 2014;

Stand - Definition of Stand by Mac Dictionary, Version 2.3.0

Yvon Chabrowski, artist website,

Lepecki, André, “Am ruhenden Punkt der kreisenden Welt” Die vibrierende Mikroskopie der Ruhe, in: Gabriele Brandstetter (Ed.): ReMembering the Body (Hatje Cantz Verlag, 2000)

Nisancioglu, Kerem, Turkey’s “Standing Man” Captured Attention, but Protest Doesn’t Stand Still - It Forms Assemblies. The Independent, 25 June 2013.

Asef Bayat, Revolutionary Life: The Everyday of the Arab Spring (Harvard University Press, 2021)

Newcastle Herald. ‘“Standing Man” Sparks a Static Social Revolution’. Newcastle Herald. Accessed 24 May 2014.

Bogdanov, Konstantin, The queue as narrative. A Soviet case study, in: Baiburin, Albert, Catriona Kelly und Nikolai Vakhtin (Eds.): Russian Cultural Anthropology after the Collapse of Communism (Routledge, 2014)

Kaejane, Guillermo. ‘Seven Key Words on the Madrid-Sol Experience, 15M’, 20 May 2011.

Many thanks to Erdem Gündüz and Ulrike Gerhardt for inspiration and thoughts.