BantUGent researchers contribute to new multilingual piece of art

The new piece of art Laborinth of the German artist Vera Röhm (with a selection of 251 languages amongst which several African languages) will be displayed at the Topographies de la lumière exhibition in Paris from Saturday 20 November onwards. BantuGent and several of its Congolese associate researchers also contributed to the translation of the German phrase „Die Nacht ist der Schatten der Erde“ (Night is the shadow of the earth) (Shadow as the side facing away from light, earth as planet earth) into as many languages of the world as possible.