Tara Burk's scientific contributions

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Article
Recent curatorial attention to AIDS cultural activism and its attendant queer and feminist public art practices has highlighted issues surrounding the display of visual ephemera generating questions such as how can materials made for the street be displayed in a gallery setting? What, if any, contextualization is required? How are activist practice...

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... The example also illustrates a wider interest and expertise in early queer AIDS activism to adopt a considered media strategy using video and other techniques, thus shaping the aesthetics of queer activism to follow. There is a further body of writing on LGBTQ+ visual responses to the everyday trauma of HIV/AIDS (Burk, 2013;Cvetkovich, 2001;Gott, 1994), including the AIDS memorial quilt project (Capozzola, 2002;Fountain, 2021) that we suggest also should be included in the remit of feminist/queer visual activism. ...