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  • Floating Bodies

Lahoud, Adrian, 2014, Book Section, Floating Bodies In: Weizman, Eyal and Franke, Anselm, (eds.) Forensis: The Architecture of Public Truth. Sternberg, Berlin. ISBN ISBN-10: 3956790111

Abstract or Description:

In the middle of the most significant refugee crisis since World War II, this piece examines the imbrication of bodies within contemporary climate politics. The matrix brings together scientific, humanitarian and activist image making including: microscopic photography of atmospheric carbon aerosols, footage of refugee rescues in the Mediterranean taken by coastguards and by drones, and finally, video phone capture of a press conference by the Leader of the G77 nations Lumumba Di-Aping during the Copenhagen Climate Summit of 2009.

Subjects: Architecture > K100 Architecture > K110 Architectural Design Theory
School or Centre: School of Architecture
Funders: ERC
Date Deposited: 12 Feb 2019 16:29
Last Modified: 12 Feb 2019 16:29
URI: http://researchonline.rca.ac.uk/id/eprint/3771

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