Claflin Lecture/Walid Raad
Wednesday, February 22, 2017Time
Taylor Hall 203-Auditorium
Walid Raad,” Scratching on Things I Could Disavow”
Preceded by a reception in the Jade Room
Walid Raad is an artist and a Professor of Art in The Cooper Union (New York, USA). Raad’s works include The Atlas Group, a fifteen-year project between 1989 and 2004 about the contemporary history of Lebanon, and the ongoing projects Scratching on Things I Could Disavow and Sweet Talk: Commissions (Beirut). His books include Walkthrough, The Truth Will Be Known When The Last Witness Is Dead, My Neck Is Thinner Than A Hair, Let’s Be Honest The Weather Helped, and Scratching on Things I Could Disavow.