Date of Submission

Spring 2011

Academic Program

Human Rights


Thomas Keenan

Abstract/Artist's Statement

This paper explores the importance of witnessing, the necessity of testimony, and the predicaments and problems inherent to both of these acts, using memoirs and poetry written during the Dirty Wars of the Southern Cone and the detention of "enemy combatants" since 9/11 in Guantánamo Bay, Cuba.

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