—West Coast Line 53

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This special Issue of West Coast Line 53:Representations of Murdered and Missing Women (co-edited by Amber Dean, PhD & Anne Stone), was released in September 2007.

TABLE OF CONTENTS:

ANNE STONE & AMBER DEAN
5 … prefatory remarks (one, two)
8 … Representations of Murdered and Missing Women: Introduction

SHAWNA FERRIS
14 … “The Lone Streetwalker”: Missing Women and Sex Work-related News in Mainstream Canadian Media

NICHOLAS CHARE
26 … The Skin of the Photograph: Representing the Murdered Women of Juárez

PAULINA GARCíA DEL MORAL
32 … On Las Muertas de Juárez: Femicide and Representation.

MICHELLE DENISE SMITH
38 … Material Witness: Reading Representations of an “Innocent Girl” and “Edmonton’s Maniacal Killer”

SARAH DOWLING
42 … from “Keepness”

FIONA JEFFRIES
48 … Claudia Bernal’s Monument to Ciudad Juárez: Circulating the Struggle Against Femicide.

CHARO NEVILLE
52 … Rebecca Belmore: Vigil and The Named and the Unnamed, 2002.

ADRIENNE BURK
58 … Slow Conversations

SHARON ROSENBERG
60 … Distances and Proximities: (Not) Being There

CULTURAL MEMORY GROUP
64 … The Montreal Mural

CAFFYN KELLEY
68 … Valentine’s Day Demonstration

LORA MCELHINNEY
70 … Memorial March, 2007

DEBORAH KOENKER
74 … Detailed Description: Las Desaparecidas / Missing

SARAH BANTING
80 … Being There: Stage Presence and The Unnatural and Accidental Women

PAULINE BUTLING
86 … What’s In a Wave? A Response to Margot Leigh Butler’s ‘Other’ Honey

LARISSA LAI
92 … Other Bees, Incomplete: A Response to Margot Leigh Butler’s ‘Other’ Honey

REG JOHANSON
96 … Homes Not Game Shows

SACHIKO MURAKAMI
100 … Setting: Corner

PAUL UGOR
104 … Imaging the Invisible, Naming Suffering: Lincoln Clarkes, Photography, and the Women of Downtown Eastside Vancouver

KARA GRANZOW & AMBER DEAN
110 … Artful Politics and Political Art: A Response to Femke Van Delft’s Missing: A guerilla mapping project

FEMKE VAN DELFT
118 … Moving Pictures: The Art of Release

RENEE RODIN
122 … Rubbed Out

CONTRIBUTORS

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ARCHIVED:

Call for papers (as a pdf).

The supplemental call for short responses to artworks (as a pdf).