Isabelle Searches For Monad



Performance, 2016, 35 minutes.
Starting from Isabelle Eberhardt's history: was a writer and traveler in 1898 she dressed like a man and left Europe to North Africa "Sahara" and called herself Si Mahmoud Saadi before she died, Isabelle was the leader of the Qadiriyya Sufi order. Through the research of Isabelle's biopolitics matter, within the notion of "Queer Diaspora" the performance questions the possibilities of the story as one of the unaccountable bodies of knowledge. Considering the medieval perspective of "Monad." as an intro to the mystical wolds of the body.