Sunday, May 10, 2015

Video of the Day #67/2015: Max Eastley (1) / Dipesh Chakrabarty (1/2/3/4/5)

Documentary about the work of Max Eastley, made in 1986, featuring sequences of sound sculptures in natural settings, plus Eastley accompanying them in the studio. Also includes extracts from performances of 'Whirled Music' (with Steve Beresford and David Holmes), a sequence composed jointly with David Toop and Kazuko Hohki, and a duo with Evan Parker in a cave in Devon.

Plus five more recent talks by

Dipesh Chakrabarty

"The Anthropocene Project: An Opening" (2014)

Beyond Capital: The Climate Crisis as a Challenge to Social Thought (2014)

The Human Condition In the Anthropocene (2015)

From Globalization to Global Warming: A Historiographical Transition (2015)

Between Globalization and Global Warming: The Long and the Short of Human History (2010)