70103. Imagining Resistance Visual Culture and Activism in Canada ffers two separate but interconnected strategies for reading alternative culture in Canada from the 1940s through to the present first a history Gather Together in My Name 1ST Edition of radical artistic practice in Canada and second a collectionf eleven essays that focus Pentimento on a rangef institutions artists events and actions The history f radical practice is spread through the book.
18 201. Ernative history f their The Last Testament ownAlongside authors consider case studies as diverse as the anti war work done by John Lennon and Yoko Ono in Montreal and Toronto recent exhibitionsf activist art in Canadian institutions radical films performance art protests against the Olympics interventions into anti immigrant sentiment in Montreal and work by Irouois photographer Jeff Thomas Taken together the writings in.
097 I3. In a series f short interventions ranging from the Refus global to anarchist inspired art and from Aboriginal curatorial interventions to culture jamming In each the historical record is mined to rewrite and reverse Canadian art history reworked here to illuminate the series f Run to the Roar: Coaching to Overcome Fear oppositional artistic endeavours that areften mentioned in discussions f Canadian art but rarely acknowledged as having an alt.