Nothing to Lose but Our Fear: Activism and Resistance in Dangerous Times

Notes

Delivers a counter blow to the rampant culture of fear fuelled by the likes of CNN, Fox and the Daily Mail. Exploring contemporary and historical manifestations of this controlling force, the conversations in this collection go beyond just scrutinizing what constitutes rational versus irrational fear, or identifying ways in which human fears are manipulated by political players. They reveal how fear antagonizes and changes our subjectivity and, crucially, how the political use of fear has been resisted in different times and places, by different people across the globe.

Part of the Study Room Guide on Live Art and Displacement (P3107).

Artist / Author Fiona Jeffries
Publisher Zed Books
ISBN 978-1783604142
Reference P3124
Date 2015
Type Publication

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