Fatima_Al_QadiriFatima Al Qadiri is a New York–based Kuwaiti composer and visual artist, and a contributing editor at DIS. At 2 PM she will discuss the 1988 Japanese cyberpunk film Akira, visual and musical specters of the apocalypse, Japanese literature and religion, and her experience of the first Gulf War. At 4 PM she will present a soundtrack for a future apocalypse in the form of a live DJ set.

(Please note: This lecture will not be recorded for streaming.)