Monthly Archives: February 2011

Sights and Sounds of the Alberta Oil Sands

As well as helping Andriko Lozowy set up Where is Fort McMurray? on my recent trip to Wood Buffalo, I also went to make some sound recordings of the Oil Sands industrial site. The Athabasca Oil Sands Project is a … Continue reading

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Where is Fort McMurray?

I recently accompanied a friend (and fellow social researcher) Andriko Lozowy on a trip to Ft McMurray to help him set up an exhibition of photographic work – Where is Ft McMurray? – that he and his collaborators are presenting … Continue reading

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