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Bodies performing war: Yasmeen Godder

August 26, 2011


A while ago, my friend Emma pointed out a glaring omission from my “Design Manifesto” post. While I reiterated thatĀ visualĀ art and design have world-changing power, I neglected to talk about other forms of art, such as music or dance. Emma is a dancer, so I asked if she would send me an example of dance […]

Art for Appalachia

August 17, 2011


Last weekend I made it down to southwestern Virginia to visit people I’ll be working with starting in September. I have an internship with a community organization against mountaintop removal mining, and I’ll be living in a collective with two other people. While I was there, I had the chance to visit Appalshop in Whitesburg, […]