sitting on two stools | ne možeš sjediti na dvije stolice (you cannot sit on two stools). By Debbie James with photographs by Dejana Erich
OPENING APRIL 2013 Visual Art Gallery, Governors State University
A collaborative multi-sensory installation incorporating photographs, voice, and video, telling five stories of home and homeland. Exploring loss, memory, and return.
A video sample can be viewed here: http://youtu.be/O-HKOCwdx3A
Visit to the Container Project in 2009 to teach digital storytelling as a means of promoting creative collaboration between the diverse neighborhoods in Windsor Heights, Jamaica.
The following strip of images are still shots taken during the field production in Windsor Heights, Jamaica during August 2009. The purpose of the production is to show to the community the role that media can play in community development. These images represent the afternoon we spent conducting interviews with local youth, community leaders, and the production crew.
Reggae in Windsor Heights, Jamaica. Interviews with local musicians who are using their rhythms to make a difference in the garrison community of Windsor Heights. 20 minutes. Produced for Velvet Vernon’s show, The Sin City Shuffle, CJAM 91.5 Windsor/Detroit. To listen to a segment, click on DIY Reggae/Electronic Loop.