Psychogeography, locative media, and performativity.

Tay, Sharon Lin (2008) Psychogeography, locative media, and performativity. In: Visible Evidence XV, 5 August 2008, University of Lincoln, UK.

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Exploring the effective use of digital technologies to galvanise the body into political action. It discusses the interface of the virtual and the material in Ursula Biemann's video essays that mobilises the political, and considers Christian Nold's locative media projects that enable community activism. This paper then shows how these new media practices may reflect on the relevance of ideas around psychogeography through which to situate the history, politics, and performance of locative media.

Item Type:Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
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Paper given as part of session entitled 'migratory archives and locative media'

Research Areas:A. > School of Media and Performing Arts > Media
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