Eyal Weizman on Forensic Architecture in PalestineSeptember 3, 2014
Eyal Weizman is an Israeli intellectual and architect. He is Professor of Spatial and Visual Cultures at Goldsmiths, University of London and Director of the Centre for Research Architecture within the Department of Visual Cultures. A recent article in The Guardian offered an overview of his theories of "forensic architecture" and how it frames the conflict in Gaza. This is the Society and Space 30th anniversary lecture from July 2012 at the Royal Geographical Society annual conference, University of Edinburgh. Here, he explains his early research within this field.