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Marco Deseriis on Thu, 4 Mar 2010 18:10:18 +0100 (CET)


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Radars & Fences III: Borders, Affect, Space
Event Time
Friday, March 12, 2010
10:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Location

Institute for Public Knowledge
20, Cooper Square - 5th Floor
New York, NY 10003

Please RSVP at http://www.nyu.edu/media.culture/events/event.html?e_id=2324

Web site: http://blogs.nyu.edu/blogs/md1445/rf/

Description

A symposium with Ricardo Dominguez & Amy Carroll, Teddy Cruz, Helga
Tawil Souri, Laila el Haddad & Mushon Zer-Aviv.

Radars and Fences 2010 will explore the production of the
Israel/Palestine and Mexico/US borders, examining how they engage
affects, bodies, and spatial scales. Despite their seemingly confounding
specificities, Radars & Fences wishes to open up a dialogue between
these disciplinary boundaries and across cultural and national borders
in order to enable new terms of practical and political engagement. By
bringing together researchers and practitioners from a plurality of
backgrounds and countries, Radars and Fences provides a
cross-disciplinary and experimental platform whereby researchers,
artists, journalists, and activists can negotiate new and critical
positions.


SCHEDULE

10:00 – 10:15 am Welcome and Opening Remarks

Marita Sturken, Chair, Department of Media, Culture, and
Communication, NYU

10:15 – 10:30 am Conference Overview

Scott Selberg, Doctoral Candidate, Department of Media, Culture, and
Communication, NYU

10:30 - 12:00 pm Presentations

Ricardo Dominguez & Amy Sara Carroll Electronic Disturbance
Theater/b.a.n.g lab. (Visual Arts, UCSD/CALIT2/University of Michigan).
"Transborder Immigrant Tool as Aesthetic Sustenance?: Off the Radar, On
the Fence."

Laila El Haddad & Mushon Zer-Aviv, Palestinian journalist and Israeli
designer.
"You are not Here: A Tour of Gaza through the Streets of Tel Aviv."


12:00 - 1:15 pm Lunch Break

1:15 - 2:45 pm Presentations

Teddy Cruz, Department of Visual Arts, UCSD.

Helga Tawil Souri, Assistant Professor of Media, Culture, and
Communication, NYU. "Israeli Air Power."


2:45 - 4:30 pm Long Table Discussion



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Radars & Fences III is organized by Scott Selberg, Marco Deseriis, and
Hatim El-Hibri, doctoral students in Media, Culture, and Communication.
Co-sponsorship by: the NYU Council for Media & Culture, the Hemispheric
Institute, the Taub Center for Israel Studies, the Humanities Initiative
Grant-In-Aid, and the NYU Department of Media, Culture, and Communication.


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