Aphasia A True look at Occupy Oakland

This is a must see.

“Chinese artist Li Chen embedded with the Bay Area Occupy movement and created this beautiful film that’s also about the frailty of memory and language. ‘I was there because I had never witnessed a protest before in my life,’ she says in her artist’s statement. “As a Chinese citizen, I spent many sleepless nights with hundreds of American protesters.” The film is one of eight entries in Love of Sun, an online exhibit curated by Rachel Kennedy depicting California artists’ visions of China — and Chinese artists’ visions of California.”

Aphasia

Aphasia is a disorder caused by damage to the parts of the brain that control language. It can make it hard for you to read, write, and say what you mean to say.

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