Reading assignment: “video confessions,” renov

 

#1: In the article, Renov describes the specific characteristics of video as a medium suited to confession. What does this mean and give some examples from the reading.

#2: How does the article discuss the viewer’s/audience role in the confessional genre?

#3: Connect your approach to the second assignment, Video Confessions, to the article. For example, were you directly inspired by how other artists explored the topic first-person video confessions? How are you exploring the “specific character and potentiality of video as a medium suited to confession” in your work? Is there a particular section in the reading that provoked/inspired/corresponded to your approach to the second assignment?