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Krista Lynes: Creative Geographies: Video Beyond the Global Village

Krista Lynes: Creative Geographies:...

2012 Fall Lecture Series - Cinematic Migrations

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Krista Lynes, Assistant Professor, Communication Studies Department, Concordia University in Montreal, Canada In his critical analysis of postmodern culture, Fredric Jameson asserted that the particular temporality of video, its &l...

Ros Gray: The Militant Image: A Cine-Geography

Ros Gray: The Militant Image: A Cin...

2012 Fall Lecture Series - Cinematic Migrations

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Ros Gray, Lecturer, Critical Studies, Goldsmiths University of London Within the context of cinematographic traditions and different liberation movements on the African continent, Ros Gray’s research focuses on revolutionary cinem...

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

Jasal Kapadia: Affects and Emotions...

2012 Fall Lecture Series - Cinematic Migrations

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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...

Nuke Matters: Effects of Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station on Cape Cod Bay

Nuke Matters: Effects of Pilgrim Nu...

Civic Lunches

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Cape Cod Bay Watch is dedicated to protecting the species, habitat and health of Cape Cod Bay. The most immediate goal is to educate the public about impacts of Entergy’s Pilgrim Nuclear Power Station—especially its "once-thr...

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

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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...

John Akomfrah & Lina Gopaul: Reconsidering Handsworth Songs

John Akomfrah & Lina Gopaul: Recons...

2012 Fall Lecture Series - Cinematic Migrations

Added almost 2 years ago | 01:03:09 | 1594 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...

ACT Lecture | Michael Eng: Sound and Semiocapitalism: Affective Labor and the Metaphysics of the Real

ACT Lecture | Michael Eng: Sound an...

2012 Spring Lecture Series: Experiments in Thinking, Action, and Form

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Sound and Semiocapitalism: Affective Labor and the Metaphysics of the Real This talk will analyse the sonic and affective turns that have appeared relatively recently in both contemporary art practice and current critical thought from t...

ACT Lecture | Muntadas: Projects and Protocols: Conventions on Art and Technology

ACT Lecture | Muntadas: Projects an...

2012 Spring Lecture Series: Experiments in Thinking, Action, and Form

Added over 2 years ago | 01:34:23 | 3677 views

Projects and Protocols: Conventions on Art and Technology Muntadas’ work addresses social, political and communications issues such as the relationship between public and private space within social frameworks, and investigates ch...

ACT Lecture | Gloria Sutton: Playback

ACT Lecture | Gloria Sutton: Playback

2012 Spring Lecture Series: Experiments in Thinking, Action, and Form

Added over 2 years ago | 01:44:23 | 3700 views

Playback: Broadcast Experiments 1970 and Now In the 1970s, broadcast television, cable, and even satellite transmissions were considered viable outlets for visual artists to experiment, tamper, and often times, spectacularly fail with, ...

ACT Lecture | Taru Elfving: Archipelago Logic: Towards Sustainable Futures

ACT Lecture | Taru Elfving: Archipe...

2012 Spring Lecture Series: Experiments in Thinking, Action, and Form

Added over 2 years ago | 01:50:56 | 3700 views

Taru Elfving, curator and director of Contemporary Art Archipelago (CAA), calls into play the curatorial notion of the “dysfunctional” exhibition and its role within the larger concept of sustainability. CAA, a...

ACT Lecture | Bruce Yonemoto: Re-representations and Simulations

ACT Lecture | Bruce Yonemoto: Re-re...

2012 Spring Lecture Series: Experiments in Thinking, Action, and Form

Added over 2 years ago | 01:41:50 | 3432 views

Bruce Yonemoto works within the overlapping intersections of art and commerce, and the gallery world and cinema screen. Yonemoto juxtaposes cultural material from different international communities, such as those of the Japanese America...

Shun Kanda & Jim Wescoat: MIT Japan 3/11 Initiative

Shun Kanda & Jim Wescoat: MIT Japan...

2011 Fall Lecture Series - Zones of Emergency

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Keynote: Shun Kanda, Senior Lecturer, MIT (USA) James Wescoat, Aga Khan Professor, MIT (USA) Respondent: Jegan Vincent de Paul, ACT Lecturer, MIT (USA) In the aftermath of the disaster suffered in Japan, MIT launched the MIT Japan 3/11 I...