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Lawrence Abu Hamdan: Aural Contract: The Freedom of Speech Itself

A video documenting the exhibition The Freedom of Speech Itself, which is part of Lawrence Abu Hamdan's research project Aural Contract. This 2012 presentation featured a new sound commission as well as excerpts from the artist's sound archive.

The Freedom of Speech Itself is produced by Somethin’ Else and commissioned by The Showroom and Forensic Architecture at the Department of Visual Cultures Goldsmiths, University of London.

The project is part of Communal Knowledge supported by The Paul Hamlyn Foundation and John Lyon's Charity. It is also part of Survival Kit: Art linking society, knowledge and activism, supported by the Culture 2007–2013 programme of the European Union.

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    Text Lawrence Abu Hamdan: Aural Contract: The Freedom of Speech Itself

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    Exhibition Lawrence Abu Hamdan: Aural Contract: The Freedom of Speech Itself

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    Event The Right To Silence III

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    Event The Right To Silence II

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    Event The Right To Silence I

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    Event Survival Kit 3