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Creating the witness [electronic resource] : documenting genocide on film, video, and the Internet /
Leshu Torchin.
imprint
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2012.
description
viii, 267 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
ISBN
9780816676224 (hc : alk. paper), 9780816676231 (pb : alk. paper)
format(s)
Book
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imprint
Minneapolis : University of Minnesota Press, c2012.
isbn
9780816676224 (hc : alk. paper)
9780816676231 (pb : alk. paper)
restrictions
Licensed for access by U. of T. users.
contents note
Introduction: screen media and witnessing publics -- To acquaint America with ravished Armenia -- Witness for the prosecution: films at Nuremberg -- Reflections on the world stage: imagining fields of witnessing for Rwanda and the Balkans -- The work of WITNESS: negotiating the challenges of video advocacy -- iWitnesses and citizentube: focus on Darfur -- Conclusion: testimonial encounters and tempering the celebratory narrative.
catalogue key
9760658
 
Includes bibliographical references (p. 221-248) and index.

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