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20160126193247-9

The Object of Guns and the Subject of Violence: The American Gun (Art) Show

by Leora Lutz
A report published in September 2015 on stated that Oakland is the third most dangerous city in the United States, following Memphis and Detroit. The Bay Area in general, from the East Bay to the South Bay, is plagued with violence, though the entire nation could use an attitude adjustment—particularly when it comes to gun violence. I live in Oakland, and as can be expected when someone’s town or city is wracked with hostile incidents, there is a tendency to localize fear and pain, to localize... [more]
Posted by Leora Lutz on 1/28/16
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