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“Shoot an Iraqi: Life, Art and Resistance Under the Gun” with Author Wafaa Bilal

August 3, 2010 @ 8:00 am 5:00 pm EDT

“Virtual Jihadi” artist returns to Capital Region with new book. Wafaa Bilal braves fear of Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Troy censorship to speak again! Iraqi-American digital artist Bilal’s new book Shoot an Iraqi: Life, Art and Resistance Under the Gun tells the story of the Domestic Tension project that placed him 24/7 on the receiving end of a paintball gun accessible online to a global audience – and what really happened on his infamous visit to Troy last spring. This presentation is co-sponsored by Women Against War.

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