[NetBehaviour] The 1, 000 Drones Project: an interview with Joseph DeLappe

marc garrett marc.garrett2 at gmail.com
Mon Feb 10 17:50:45 CET 2014


Hi Dave,

Thanks for this - I saw this event promoted earlier today ;-)

marc


On Mon, Feb 10, 2014 at 1:46 PM, dave miller <dave.miller.uk at gmail.com>wrote:

> Hi marc
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> *Monday 10th February - "Drone Technology - A Cause for Concern?" with
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> On 10 February 2014 13:23, marc garrett <marc.garrett at furtherfield.org>wrote:
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>> The 1,000 Drones Project: an interview with Joseph DeLappe.
>>
>> Marc Garrett interviews Joseph DeLappe about his latest art venture 'The
>> 1,000 Drones Project - A Participatory Memorial'. He is considered a
>> pioneer of online gaming performance art. His work examines the conditions
>> and processes of cultural information to provoke and critique the state of
>> military influences on everyday culture and people's lives.
>>
>> "On hearing about DeLappe's The 1,000 Drones Project - A Participatory
>> Memorial, I was immediately intrigued. I wanted to find out more and
>> discuss his approach as well as how he intends to bring to light the lives
>> lost by these unmanned Arial predators as an art project, and what this
>> would look like." Garrett.
>>
>> DeLappe's work includes the controversial game based, performance and
>> intervention, Dead in Iraq 2006-2011. This involved him frequently visiting
>> the US Army's online recruitment game and propaganda tool America's Army.
>> Using the login name dead-in-iraq, he methodically typed in all of the
>> names of U.S. service personnel killed in Iraq, co-opting the Army's own
>> technology challenging the official figures as a reminder to its players of
>> the real consequences of war. He also directs the iraqimemorial.orgproject, an "ongoing web based exhibition and open call for proposed
>> memorials to the many thousand of civilian casualties from the war in Iraq."
>>
>> http://www.furtherfield.org/features/interviews/1000-
>> drones-project-interview-joseph-delappe
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