P02a - Crisis, creativity and ethics (2021)

  • Conference Panel
  • 50min

Panel 02a - Crisis, creativity and ethics: reflexive practices and critical engagements with “others” in times of uncertainty

Convenors: Timothy Cooper (University of Cambridge), Till J F Trojer (School of Oriental and African Studies (SOAS))

Short abstract: This panel explores how creative responses to the COVID-19 pandemic have called for a reconsideration of existing ethical orientations to media, technology, and practice.


  • The Pandemic Religion Archive(s): Communal Worship, Co-Presence, and Play
    Author: Timothy Cooper (University of Cambridge)

  • Video-ethnographic reflections (with)in houses of worship ‘gone viral’: from shut doors to cagey reopening
    Author: Sara Bonfanti (University of Trento)

  • Plan B: the renegotiation of collaborative filmmaking with Chinese migrant sex workers in Paris during the COVID-19 pandemic
    Author: Nicola Mai (University of Newcastle NSW)

  • Witch Finder Phenomenal: Filming a hauntology of queer mixed race identity in crisis, in a world in crisis
    Author: Maria Rosamojo (London Metropolitan University)

Find the papers’ abstracts here.

A live discussion with the contributors will take place on Zoom 19-28 March. Please check the full schedule of live events and links to join here.

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P02b - Crisis, creativity and ethics (2021)
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