KWTXR (based on the fictitious character KaraWalkerTexasRange) is a body of work that memorializes African American victims of police violence over the past 25 years. Its central theme is a fantasy narrative video in which the character time travels and reverses the outcome of the victim’s confrontations with police. Key elements of this narrative co-opts religious symbols and rituals, combined with conspiracy theories and science fiction as a way of dealing with the collective frustration and heavy sense of loss that these events have created in African American communities.


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