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September 15, 2004

WACO Reenactment

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Audio Warfare

Artist Rod Dickinson will reconstruct the FBI's covert psychological warfare assault on the infamous Branch Davidian religious community in Waco, Texas, at a secret, remote location close to London, on Thursday 16 September.

In 1993, the FBI laid siege to the religious community led by David Koresh for 51 days, intimidating them with a continuous barrage of white noise, rock music and an array of repetitive sounds played at 110 decibels. Using first-hand testimonies from interviews with survivors and academic researchers, Dickinson will recreate some of these original sounds, which included babies crying, circling helicopters, high pitched rabbit screams and dentist drills. The reconstructed audio will be broadcast at 100 decibels at a remote location surrounded by wire fencing and bright floodlights.

The reconstructed audio from the psychological warfare siege will also be streamed over the internet in real time for 24 hours a day for over a month at: www.wacoreenactment.org

For those of you in London:

the ICA Thurs 16 September, Meet in Foyer at 7pm for Coaches
**Please** book in advance!
8, 7 Concs. 6 ICA Members
ICA, The Mall, London, SW1
Tickets & Information: 020 7930 3647 / www.ica.org.uk
The ICA Thurs 16 September, Meet in Foyer at 7pm for Coaches

**Please** book in advance!
http://www.wacoreenactment.org

Posted by jo at September 15, 2004 08:15 AM

Comments

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Posted by: GX Jupitter-Larsen at September 16, 2004 07:39 AM