James T. Hong: Apologies v 2016.2, 2021

Article publié le 29 November 2022

Until February 12, 2023 at the Dorotheergasse Jewish Museum

Director James T. Hong explores the difficult and painful issue of forgiveness. A theme that has been prominent since German Chancellor Willy Brandt’s gesture in 1970 at the monument to the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising. Heads of state from all corners of the world have since expressed public regret on a variety of issues, from historical questions to personal stories that could not be kept private. Questions of sincerity, of the share of emotion and communication, of the repetition of the “never again” concept are explored…