Date: March 19, 2019
Location: Faubourg Building (FB 449), Concordia University

El-Khairy’s found footage research project F**k Lawrence de/reconstructs Lawrence of Arabia (1962). His visual archaeology stitches together news footage, film material, music, and web-based content in a non-linear narrative that examines the role of storytelling and moving image culture in the colonial history of the Middle East and its geopolitical afterlives.