ARTSpeak: Episode 7, O’ Say Can You See? by Laura Poitras

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Episode 7: Jeremy Abernathy speaks with researcher Paul Boshears about the work of filmmaker Laura Poitras on display at The Atlanta Contemporary Art Center through December 12.

This week’s episode:

The F Word at Hunter Museum

Laura Poitras’s O’ Say Can You See? is one of three current exhibitions described here at The Contemporary’s website. The works incorporate footage taken on September 11, 2001, and from interviews with former prisoners of Guantánamo Bay.

Click here for a trailer of Poitras’s award-winning documentary, The Oath, which was called “a gripping psychological study of a conflicted former Al-Qaeda member” by Lee Marshall of Screen Daily.

Click here for a trailer of Poitras’s documentary, My Country, My Country.

The radio show ARTSpeak with BURNAWAY broadcasts Tuesday mornings between 8-9AM and afternoons between 6-7PM on AM 1690, The Voice of the Arts.