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Bearing Witness to 9/11 – A filmmaker’s story – by Beverly Peterson

New York City June 1, 2011 Dear Neil:  Thank you for asking me to provide some personal and artistic background as preface to my 20-minute film [click on the link to view it now:] 71 West Broadway: Ground Zero, NY. For fifteen years, my husband, Farrell, and I lived within 3 blocks of the World […]

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Imagination and the Post-September 11th State – by Brigid Callahan Harrison

When asked by The Creative Research Center to write about “the uses of the imagination in the post-September 11th world,” the first notion that struck me was in terms of my own research – though admittedly I had not conceptualized the changes to the political context that occurred after September 11th, 2001 as “imagination.” But […]

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