[ISEA2009] Artist Statement: Cahal McLaughlin — Unheard Voices: Stories from the Troubles

Artist Statement

Produced in association with WAVE Trauma Centre, this short film records the experiences of six victims and survivors of the Northern Irish Troubles. Filmed and edited collaboratively, UV addresses issues of trauma, loss, justice and recovery. The story-tellers range from a police widow, to the brother of a sectarian victim, to a youth worker who lost is legs in an explosion. [source:  pure.qub.ac.uk/en/publications/unheard-voices-stories-from-the-troubles]              wavetraumacentre.org.uk/projects/unheard-voices

  • Cahal McLaughlin, Photographer, Professor, School of Arts, English and Languages, Queen’s University Belfast, UK