Encyclopaedic Dictionary

Having the desire to rewrite a glossary consistent with the space and time of its production, the Encyclopaedic Dictionary is an attempt to struggle over concepts and terminologies used in everyday life, theory, politics, culture rather than simply accepting their one and dominant use. [...]

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The budding, Μαρίνα Βελησιώτη, 2018

 

 

The Encyclopaedic Dictionary attempts to create a common terminology in order to map an unclear and often predefined network of notions and terms currently used. In the process, the analysis will equally consider unofficial dialects, oral traditions, and collective narratives.

The Encyclopaedic Glossary will draw upon the wider thematic context of the Common(s) and some of the terms studied will include: Informality, Everyday, Automation, Protocols, In/Security, Residue, Vernacular and Coherence.

Having the desire to rewrite a glossary consistent with the space and time of its production, the Encyclopaedic Dictionary is an attempt to struggle over concepts and terminologies used in everyday life, theory, politics, culture rather than simply accepting their one and dominant use.

By destroying the one-sided and stereotypical perception of words and concepts, the Encyclopaedic Dictionary attempts to create a common terminology in Greek language for those who want to converse by inhabiting the common(s).