UNDER FIRE.2

Posted by Jordan Crandall | Wed Sep 22nd 2004 11:22 p.m.

UNDER FIRE.2

Beginning on September 27, the next series of discussions in the ongoing
Under Fire project will be launched. Topics of conversation will include:
the militarization of urban space, the rhetorics of tracking and targeting,
and the role of the news media in the perpetuation of conflict. To
subscribe, send an email to underfire-request@list.v2.nl with the following
single word in the subject line: subscribe

Further information on Under Fire, along with an archive of previous
discussions, can be found at: http://jordancrandall.com/underfire. Under
Fire is a year-long project that explores the organization and
representation of contemporary armed conflict. It involves discussions among
individuals working in politics, theory, criticism, the arts, and
journalism. Contributors have included Akbar Ahmed, John Armitage, Asef
Bayat, Ryan Bishop, Benjamin Bratton, Susan Buck-Morss, Hamid Dabashi,
Manuel DeLanda, James Der Derian, Joy Garnett, Salwa Ghaly, Chris Hables
Gray, Brian Holmes, Thomas Keenan, Mary Keller, Saba Mahmood, Gema Martin
Munoz, Loretta Napoleoni, P.W. Singer, Ana Valdes, and Eyal Weisman. The
project is sponsored by the Witte de With center for contemporary art and V2
Institute for the Unstable Media in Rotterdam.

UNDER FIRE.1
Editor: Jordan Crandall
Publisher: Witte de With, Rotterdam
ISBN: 90 73362 61 X
Distribution USA: D.A.P. New York
Distribution Great Britain: Cornerhouse, Manchester
Distribution all other countries: Idea Books, Amsterdam
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