Interlocking Platforms 5: Reconciliation Works in Progress Talk—Conclusion

Roger Farr  / Hic Rhodus. Hic Salta. As some will recognize, hic rhodus. hic salta is a Latin phrase taken up by both Hegel and Marx. The phrase is used in reference to discussion of the revolutionary moment: the end of history, also the end of progress. I’m borrowing the phrase from a beautiful postscript to Roger Farr’s newest…

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Guelph Postmetropolis talk

These are notes—an essay really—toward a workshop presentation at the Transcanada Institute (Guelph U). The workshop was a meeting for member of the Postmetropolis project (La Laguna U, Spain). There are three main areas of focus for this talk. Arts-based research, a context for an emergent scholarly practice; Bruno Latour’s ideas of assembly, epistemology, and the shifting…

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Mobile Subjects in the Work of Ashok Mathur, Jin-me Yoon, Henry Tsang, and Ali Kazimi

The following images, media links are pointers for a paper I delivered at the 2012 International Council of Canadian Studies conference, at Ottawa U. Henry Tsang: Orange County 2003-04, video installation with 4 projectors, 4 DVD players. 4 minute loop. “Orange County was shot in gated communities in Orange County, California, and Orange County, Beijing, where…

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