Citizen Surgery: a framework for uncanny operations

KOSKI, Kaisu (2021). Citizen Surgery: a framework for uncanny operations. Leonardo, 54 (6), 665-666.

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This paper introduces an idea for emerging practices of “citizen surgery” in which individuals without surgical training engage with techniques, instruments and language of professional surgery. These activities may take place as participatory events as well as gallery or online performances, typically involving food or craft-based simulators and revolving around skills acquisition and dissection of surgical culture.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: Art Practice, History & Theory
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Page Range: 665-666
SWORD Depositor: Symplectic Elements
Depositing User: Symplectic Elements
Date Deposited: 10 Jan 2022 09:35
Last Modified: 10 Jan 2022 09:45

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