Daniel Borzutzky

Colectivo Situaciones On Militant Research [Genocide in the Neighborhood]

Translated from the Spanish by Brian Whitener, Daniel Borzutzky, and Fernando Fuentes. Genocide in the Neighborhood (an English translation of Genocida en el Barrio: Mesa de Escrache Popular by Colectivo Situaciones) documents the autonomist practice of the "escrache," a system of public shaming that emerged in the late 1990s to vindicate the lives of those disappeared under the Argentinean dictatorship and to protest the amnesty granted to perpetrators of the killing. Read more »