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Julie Cajune, SKC Tribal History Project
org  ndn  cskt  history  education  art  memory  diss  montana 
april 2010 by nicholassenn
Saving a National Treasure / November/December 2006 Public Roads
FHWA and the National Park Service embark on a monumental restoration of Montana's historic Going-to-the-Sun Road.
news  glacier_np  anniversaries  infrastructure  history  memory  diss  montana 
march 2010 by nicholassenn
Waking the dead / Terry Eagleton / New Statesman
For Walter Benjamin, history was more than a series of dispassionate facts. He showed how the struggle for the past shapes our future
essay  theory  history  memory  future  politics 
november 2009 by nicholassenn
Deep in the Forest, Bambi Remains The Cold War's Last Prisoner /
Deer Still Shun Iron Curtain Border, 20 Years After the Guards and Barbed Wire Vanished
news  wildlife  nature  alt_park  memory  borders  fence_wall  history  war  transnationalism  germany  europe 
november 2009 by nicholassenn
Freeland ~ Ariel Luckey
Free Land is a dynamic hip hop theater solo show written and performed by Ariel Luckey, directed by Margo Hall and scored by Ryan Luckey. The show follows a young white man’s search for his roots as it takes him from the streets of Oakland to the prairies of Wyoming on an unforgettable journey into the heart of American history. During an interview with his grandfather he learns that their beloved family ranch was actually a Homestead, a free land grant from the government. Haunted by the past, he’s compelled to dig deeper into the history of the land, only to come face to face with the legacy of theft and genocide in the Wild Wild West. Caught between the romantic cowboy tales of his childhood and the devastating reality of what he learns, he grapples with the contradictions in his own life and the possibility for justice and reconciliation....
project  art  theatre  performance  music  history  politics  memory  land  decolonization  west 
november 2008 by nicholassenn
Future So Bright / Rodeo Film Company / Matt McCormick
An art project documenting the abandoned and endangered relics of American western expansion...
project  film  video  art  installation  history  westward_expansion  memory  built_env  colonialism  preservation  west  drivingeast 
december 2007 by nicholassenn
Lin + Lam
Lin + Lam produce research-based projects that examine how individual and national subjectivities are mediated and defined.
people  art  video  research  history  subjectivity  identity  memory  representations  nationalism 
november 2007 by nicholassenn
Geyser Land was a site specific installation conceived by Mary Ellen Strom and Ann Carlson. GL took place along the railroad tracks between Livingston and Bozeman, Montana....
project  art  performance  site_specific  history  memory  tourism  landscape  diss  montana  pps 
march 2006 by nicholassenn

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