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Jasal Kapadia: Affects and Emotions for a Non-capitalist Cinema

Jasal Kapadia: Affects and Emotions...

2012 Fall Lecture Series - Cinematic Migrations

Added over 2 years ago | 01:46:03 | 3683 views

What would a cinema that serves its subjects, rather than forces of capital, look like? A cinema of refusal, a cinematic non-form that breaks away from the conditions set by capital. A cinema made entirely of the process itself, that can...

Question Bridge: Black Males

Question Bridge: Black Males

Civic Lunches

Added over 3 years ago | 00:04:26 | 3464 views

Question Bridge: Black Males opens a window onto the complex and often unspoken dialogue among black men, creating an intimate and essentially genuine experience for viewers and subjects, while providing new opportunities for understandi...

The Way David Macaulay Works: Finding Ideas, Making Books and Visualizing Our World

The Way David Macaulay Works: Findi...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:23:00 | 3403 views

04/01/2008 6:00 PM 32"123David Macaulay, Author, IllustratorDescription: This presentation feels akin to a new Disney ride: During your tour inside David Macaulay'simagination, prepare to soar over Rome's great monuments, raft within th...

Convocation Keynote Address (2)

Convocation Keynote Address (2)

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:49:13 | 3265 views

10/07/2005 12:55 PM Carly Fiorina, SM '89, Former Chairman and CEOHewlett-Packard; Author, Tough ChoicesDescription: To hear her tell it, Carly Fiorina's year at the Sloan School proved pivotal to her education and career. She was "const...

The Soundscape of Modernity: Architectural Acoustics and the Culture of Listening in America, 1900-1933

The Soundscape of Modernity: Archit...

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:19:00 | 3053 views

09/26/2002 6:00PM E25-111Emily Thompson, Senior Fellow, Dibner Institute for the History of Science and Technology, MITDescription: In this history of aural culture in early-twentieth-century America, Emily Thompson charts dramatic trans...

Chip Lord: Recent Projects: Ant Farm Media Van v.08 [Time Capsule] and To & From LAX

Chip Lord: Recent Projects: Ant Far...

2012 Fall Lecture Series - Cinematic Migrations

Added over 2 years ago | 01:46:05 | 3021 views

Chip Lord, Professor Emeritus, Film & Digital Media, UC Santa Cruz Chip Lord’s talk presents several recent projects and includes a historical introduction to the radical art and architecture group Ant Farm, 1968–19...

Art and Technology

Art and Technology

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:52:00 | 2981 views

05/04/2005 4:00 Kirsch StataAlan Brody, Associate Provost for the Arts; Professor of Theater; Evan Ziporyn, Kenan Sahin Distinguished Professor of Music; Jay Scheib, Assistant Professor of Theater; Krzysztof Wodiczko, Professor of A...

John Akomfrah & Lina Gopaul: Reconsidering Handsworth Songs

John Akomfrah & Lina Gopaul: Recons...

2012 Fall Lecture Series - Cinematic Migrations

Added over 2 years ago | 01:03:09 | 2928 views

The discussions in this video were followed the screenings of two films of John Akomfrah.  Reconsidering Handsworth Songs Handsworth Songs (1986), an essayistic documentary film, explores the history of the contemporary Britis...

Reinventing the Kennedy Center

Reinventing the Kennedy Center

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 00:58:48 | 2886 views

11/03/2005 e51-345Michael Kaiser, SM '77, President, John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing ArtsDescription: Running a high-profile arts organization can be a punishing profession. When Michael Kaiser arrived in London to take over t...

John Akomfrah & Lina Gopaul | Transfigured Night

John Akomfrah & Lina Gopaul | Trans...

2014 Spring Lecture Series: Experiments in Thinking, Action, and Form: Cinematic Migrations

Added 1 year ago | 00:09:52 | 2874 views

John Akomfrah’s Transfigured Night is a two-screen installation and reinterpretation of Richard Dehmel’s poem Verklärte Nacht that reflects on postcolonial histories. Exploring the many facets of migration, human experience, and politica...

High"Eco"Tech: Building Avant la Garde

High"Eco"Tech: Building Avant la Garde

MIT World — special events and lectures

Added over 3 years ago | 01:39:00 | 2857 views

04/24/2008 6:30 PM 34"101Werner Sobek, Engineer, Werner Sobek Ingenieure; Director, Institute for Lightweight Structures and Conceptual DesignDescription: There's more than a little magic in Werner Sobek's constructions, which balance a...

Joan Jonas | Reanimation, an Ongoing Performance

Joan Jonas | Reanimation, an Ongoin...

2013 Fall Lecture Series: Experiments in Thinking, Action, and Form: Cinematic Migrations

Added over 1 year ago | 01:31:21 | 2662 views

In Joan Jonas’s own words, Reanimation “is partly an homage to spiritual aspects of nature […], but as glaciers are now melting, the work […] reflects the present-day situation.” The piece is based on the 1968 novel Under the Glacier by ...