Monthly archive October, 2011
initial website wireframes sketches

initial website wireframes sketches

      

A few Precedents

Here are a few of  organisations in Kenya that are in the fight against tribalism. KENYA TRIBELESS GENERATION TRIBALISM IN KENYA ENDS WITH ME TRIBELESS KENYA  TRIBELESS KENYA TK Most of these groups were  started right after the 2007 / 2008 post election violence. Most of them are no longer active. Some of the active...

So how did Tribalism even begin?

Many of us think that the issue of intertribal rivalry arose from ancient hatreds or warfare from cultures (including me ) but as I have been doing my research this week  I realised Tribalism is a relatively new phenomenon arising from colonialism, urbanization, and Kenya’s political culture . Infact until the 20th century most of the...

Heal the nation documentary

This documentary is one of my inspirations for this project. This documentary is pretty much an eyewitness account of the tragedy that befell Kenyans after the 2007 December elections. It includes interviews from victims and perpetrators who were affected by the 2007 post election violence.   Here’s yet another documentary by the same producer. This...
Presentation , Screenshots.

Presentation , Screenshots.

     
Tribeless

Tribeless

Well, thats the tentative name for my new project…. until I get a new and better name, There is already a Kenyan group called  amTribeless , and I really wouldnt want to be associated with them , facebook group , website  especially since its a group that has affiliations with a well known political party....
New Project Domains

New Project Domains

Change of Plans

Change of Plans

For the last few weeks I have been very insecure about my project, I guess that is why I was feeling stuck and I wasn’t making much progress. So I decided to go back to the drawing board and evaluate whether I really wanted to work on this project for the next 8 months, and...

Dream Interview

In the last few days I have been reading up about Lucid dreaming as well as hypnagogic hallucinations, as well as watching a few videos, and this seems like an area I would want to focus on for my project. I started talking to a friend of mine about this and I found out that he...
Why do I want to do this ?

Why do I want to do this ?

What is my thesis trying to do? What is the problem? Why is it important to portray the feelings? The main aim of my thesis is to make people more aware of the importance of the emotions that we experience while dreaming and to also attempt to describe the emotions, by recreating the events and...