meLê yamomo


meLê yamomo is based in Amsterdam and Berlin, studying, teaching, and creating performance/theatre and sound/music. He is an Assistant Professor of Theatre, Performance, and Sound Studies at the University of Amsterdam and the author of Sounding Modernities: Theatre and Music in Manila and the Asia Pacific, 1869-1946 (Palgrave Macmillan, 2018).

yamomo is laureate of the "Veni Innovation Grant" by the Dutch Organization for Scientific Research (NWO) for his project "Sonic Entanglements: Listening to Modernities in Southeast Asian Sound Recordings; a fellow at the “Interweaving Performance Cultures” Center (Berlin); and resident artist at Theater Ballhaus Naunynstraße. In his works as an artist-scholar, yamomo engages the topics of sonic migrations, queer aesthetics, and post/de- colonial acoustemologies.

CTM Radio Lab: Interferences: Liminalities of Failures

KQB Projektraum, Tue 28.01.2020, 14:45

meLê yamomo, Marcus Gammel

Image of the Giant

KQB Studio 1, Sat 01.02.2020, 14:00

Raja Kirik, meLê yamomo