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On a Journey to My Lai: Social Memory and the Making of Art


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Critic and dean of Faculty at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Carol Becker critiques romantic notions of nomadism by recounting her experiences leading a group of student artists to Vietnam.

Part of the lecture series New Ideas on Globalization. Copresented by the Walker Art Center, the University of Minnesota Humanities Institute, the Institute for Global Studies, and the European Studies Consortium. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition How Latitudes Become Forms: Art in a Global Age.