2020

First Gathering.

A gathering of performers, designers, activists, social scientists, writers, and investigative journalists, to dream and play together in imagining a cross-disciplinary ways to build newsworthy hybrid performances, which highlight the coercive techniques deployed by PR culture.

Gathering during the COVID pandemic over Zoom, our time was spent on group study to learn collectively about "the problems" posed by the PR industry and its potential "antidotes," as well as [ [ edge effect ] ]'s draft founding documents

CONVENED & ORGANIZED BY: Jess Applebaum & Nic Benacerraf
COLLABORATORS: Nina Angela Mercer, Beto O'Byrne, Tony Torn, Mica Tucillo, Tuce Yasak
PROJECT MANAGER: Aislinn Curry