Justyna Badach


Land of Epic Battles focuses on the hyper-masculine, violent world of ISIS recruitment videos that have grown out of the social and cultural voids that mark this moment in time. Disseminated via YouTube as well as through private, encrypted Internet subscription channels, these existing data streams are endemic of the larger proliferation of computer files and digital “info-war” visuals that are provided on demand and watched by choice, negating concerns about legality and morality that have traditionally defined mass-media content.