Against the Wall: Mahmoud Darwish

While scouting for graffiti evoking memory and loss, I found this piece by Ernest Pignon-Ernest on the separation wall:


The image is particularly resonant of Nietzsche’s link between pain and recollection:

[i]f something was to stay in the memory, it had to be burned in: only that which never ceases to hurt stays in the memory.

For more graffiti, including works on Darwish, visit ألف جدار وجدار.

One comment on “Against the Wall: Mahmoud Darwish

  1. Haitham Al-Sheeshany
    April 27, 2014

    What a graffiti!

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