On ageing in La Segunda
Soledad Marambio explores issues related to ageing in the Chilean newspaper La Segunda.
Soledad Marambio, postdoctoral fellow at the “Historicizing the ageing self” project, writes a biweekly column for the Chilean newspaper La Segunda. In there, where she has explored issues related to ageing. For those who read Spanish, the four following texts might be of interest:
1: "Varia imaginación": In this text, Marambio writes about Argentinian writer Sylvia Molloy and her work on memory and identity, focusing in the idea of "identity" as a construction, a narrative that can be rewritten.
2. "Sobre el sueño": Here, Marambio writes about Argentinian writer Aurora Venturini and her last book, "Los rieles" (The reils.) The text is a reflection on sleep, fear and aging.
3. "Los años": Marambio writes in here about Annie Ernaux "The Years" and how to register, how to remember, individual lives and, at the same time, telling a larger story, the collective one.
4. "Película casera": In here, Marambio writes about Chantal Akerman's last work, No home movie". The recording of Akerman's mother's decline prompts a brief reflection on the images, the memories, we keep of our loved ones.