Paul Ramírez Jonas
Artist in the Public Realm

Literatura Gris, 2016



   Dictar y recordar. Literatura gris, 2010 / 2016Public lecture at Museo Calderón Guardia, 31 August 2016.

    Dictar y recordar was a 24-hour event in Tegucigalpa, 2010, in which any person could dictate his or her piece of history to one of the 10 typists on duty. Every voice transformed into written pages and the pages accumulated to form a book. In the presentation for the biennial, along the book there were two photographs that prooved their insertion in key archives of Honduras and the United States. The presentation of Literatura gris included a public lecture in which all the geographic names of Honduras were recited aloud. They are 14166 in total.