Dr. Robert Arn On Telecommunications

Jane Northey

1981, 29:00 minutes, colour, English


In this tape Dr. Robert Arn explains recent technological developments in telecommunications using lay terms. Arn offers opinions on the cultrual effects of these devices. The tape suggests that out of control technological developments can have extremely bad effects on cultural identity. This tape was originally used during a lecture tour for Marconi Amplified, an event organized by SAW Gallery, Ottawa.

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