‘….. but what interests me of all these emplacements are certain ones that have the curious property of being connected to all other emplacements, but in such a way that they suspend, neutralise, or reverse the set of relations that are designated, reflected or represented by them’
In this essay, I argue that heterotopian sites do not sit in isolation as reservoirs of freedom or resistance; they coexist, combine and connect with other spaces. They are not stable entities; they are contingent qualities. In this sense, the concept of heterotopia is more a strategic point of view, or a method of analysis that is fundamentally relational.
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