Playas: homeland mirage

@inproceedings{Stenner2005PlayasHM,
  title={Playas: homeland mirage},
  author={Jack Stenner and Andruid Kerne and Yauger Williams},
  booktitle={ACM Multimedia},
  year={2005}
}
This paper describes an interactive installation that addresses issues of presence and absence by creating a virtualized representation of the abandoned town, Playas, New Mexico. This town is slated for conversion into an anti-terrorism training facility by New Mexico Tech University in conjunction with the United States Department of Homeland Security. Using the metaphor of the mirage, the work functions as a critique of our understanding of "reality. 

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