Fanon

Date: 2010 - 2011
Medium: Doll (with a warm heart and audiobook of Frantz Fanon's The Wretched of the Earth)
Materials: Fabric, felt, buttons, thread, fiberfill, infrared heating pad, iPod, speakers, wiring, batteries
Dimensions: 4 feet tall, 6 pounds

Fanon is a life-sized talking doll that narrates Frantz Fanon's The Wretched of the Earth. It has a heating element in its chest to comfort its child Other owner while she listens to stories of the oppressed achieving liberation.


 

Documentation of interaction with Fanon