Four Conversations with Canadian Communications Officers
are of use for the individuals they serve’: teachers and community workers.
Note on the Visual Communication of Histories of Humanitarian Agencies
At many points in these conversations, the interests of Communications Officers and historians of visual communications came together. Sara Falconer recalled how, in 2015, ‘because the history of the values and principles of the Red Cross is such an important part of our brand’, she participated in the ‘Canadian Red Cross DigitalHistory Project’ which asked Canadians to share ‘their own Red Cross artifacts or
Turkic Muslim camp workers, subjection, and active witnessing
pressure are lifted, the loyalty of collaborators to state power may be revealed for what it is: a mimicry of the colonizer produced through subjugation.
In contemporary Northwest China, Uyghurs and Kazakhs are interrogated by state proxies on a daily basis. In a literal sense, this is expressed through forms of interrogation where they are stopped, identified, detained, and interrogated. Most often these encounters are brief, with very few words exchanged. Instead their digitalhistory contained in their smartphone, the biometric tracking of their