In order to examine the theme of Art as Compass, I will focus on the problems of language in our time, such as the division and polarization in social networking services. In order to find a way out of the problems, I will consider the perspective that literary works bring about, „becoming others,“ and introduce examples of expressive activities in which I am involved.
Dominique Chen (JP) was born in 1981 in Tokyo, a French citizen. B.A. from UCLA (Design/MediaArts), M.A. and Ph.D. from University of Tokyo iii (Information Studies). Associate Professor at Waseda University, School of Culture, Media and Society since 2017.