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The Sound, Vision, Action International Colloquium was held from November 14 to November 15 at the McCord Museum in Montreal. It aimed to put contemporary art and scholarship in sound studies and visual culture in direct dialogue around questions of power and politics. The following is a summary of #SVA2014 in pictures.
Introduction by Jonathan Sterne and Nick Mirzoeff
Glenn Greenwald. Photo credit: Owen Egan.
Media@McGill International Colloquium
November 14-15, 2014
690 Sherbrooke Street West, Montreal (Quebec) Canada
Jonathan Sterne (McGill University) and Nicholas Mirzoeff (NYU)
New York street photographer and educator Jamel Shabazz will be presenting a retrospective of his iconic photographs documenting African American street culture in a lecture entitled "Pieces of a Man": The life and work of a New York street photographer.