Homes and Gardens: Documenting the Invisible

Friend, Melanie, Bate, D and Dedaj, A (1996) Homes and Gardens: Documenting the Invisible. Camerawork in association with F-Stop Media.

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Abstract

This work focused on the 'police state' of Kosovo during the mid 1990s. The exhibition used a soundtrack of voiced testimonies, mostly in Albanian, juxtaposed with images of innocuous, peaceful, ordered domestic interiors and gardens where violent abuse by police or security forces had taken place, exploring the incongruity between place and event, and the tension between the visual and the aural. Homes and Gardens: Documenting the Invisible tried to empower the 'subject' and to break through the apathy and objectification that frequently accompanies traditional photojournalism

Item Type: Book
Additional Information: Publication ISBN listed as 187110308, copies must be ordered from m.friend@sussex.ac.uk
Schools and Departments: School of Media, Film and Music > Media and Film
Depositing User: Melanie Friend
Date Deposited: 06 Feb 2012 20:16
Last Modified: 13 Mar 2012 14:07
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/25090
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