Film, Video Laborlore: Expressive Culture, Work Culture and the Art of Representation

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Title
Laborlore: Expressive Culture, Work Culture and the Art of Representation
Summary
This panel considers the artistic representations of work in a range of cultural and social contexts (Mexico, Texas, Nevada, San Francisco) and in a variety of media (graphic arts, video and material culture). The panel focuses on issues of self-representation, the aesthetics of portraying work culture for both inside and outside audiences and the ways in which members of working communities adapt old and emerging media technologies to document and present their creative expressions to a rapidly changing audience.
Event Date
August 16, 2007
Related Resources
American Folklife Center: https://www.loc.gov/folklife/
Running Time
2 hours 27 minutes 44 seconds
Online Format
video
image

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Laborlore: Expressive Culture, Work Culture and the Art of Representation. 2007. Video. https://www.loc.gov/item/webcast-4126/.

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(2007) Laborlore: Expressive Culture, Work Culture and the Art of Representation. [Video] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/webcast-4126/.

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Laborlore: Expressive Culture, Work Culture and the Art of Representation. 2007. Video. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/webcast-4126/>.

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