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The Art of Misdirection: An Interdisciplinary Symposium in Response to the films of Omer Fast: 02 Dr Frank Usbeck

Publication Date 05 May 2016
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The Art of Misdirection: An Interdisciplinary Symposium in Response to the films of Omer Fast.

Part 2: Dr Frank Usbeck: Ceremonial Storytelling Online - How US Milblogs Negotiate War Experience

The Art of Misdirection brings together eminent researchers and practitioners in arts, geography, history and politics. This interdisciplinary symposium is delivered by BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art, the Northern Bridge Doctoral Training Partnership and Newcastle University Institute for Creative Arts Practice. It will examine themes proposed by the multilayered work of Omer Fast, namely, narrative, truth and memory, ethics, empathy and trauma, digital media and surveillance.

Speakers Richard Clay, Frank Usbeck
Format MPEG 4
Related Artist Omer Fast
Month May 2016
Keywords Trauma, Narrative, Storytelling, Wars, Memory, Ethics
Related Event The Art of Misdirection: An Interdisciplinary Symposium in Response to the films of Omer Fast (5 May 2016)
Related Gallery BALTIC Centre for Contemporary Art

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