In the shadow of United States Confederate Statue takedowns Alex Head & Nina Prader excavate underlying tensions entwined with a delicate and nuanced problem: Assembling America.
The scars of the racial discrimination in America have yet and may never heal. It is their presence in the face of historical erasure that must be witnessed.
In response to discourses of left/right activism around the removal or relocation of historic Confederate Statues, sub_ʇxǝʇ attempts to relocate our current crisis within specific historical, social and economic biases.
With material including:
Interview with Joseph Dunn, head Press Officer at Laura Plantation Museum, Louisiana.
Interview with Edna Bonhomme, activist and researcher.