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Sisterhood is for Everyday People
2 channel video
30 min continuous loop

sisterhood is for everyday people
2 channel video projection
30 min. loop, 2018

Inspired by the bell hooks essay, Sisterhood is Still Powerful, from 2001 and explores the concept of social fragmentation and the power of female bonding. Commissioned for a special screening in conjunction with the Commabox exhibition launch party.

Fragments of existing media:
Song lyrics, Everyday People, by Sly and the Family Stone, 1968
Every Female image found in the World Book Encyclopedia, 1970
Every Female image found in National Geographic, Dec. 1969
The World of 68, newsreel footage edited by Charles Braverman.
Text Excerpt, Sisterhood is Still Powerful, Feminism is for Everybody, bell hooks, 2001.