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David Raymond Conroy — I Know that Fantasies are Full of Lies
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David Raymond Conroy talks us through his musings on self-reflexive advertising using a series of YouTube-sourced clips, touching on Hollywood, Roland Barthes, Cheese Burgers and Old Spice along the way.

Presented alongside George Barber, Jon Rafman, Marialaura Ghidini, Thomas Yeomans and Hannah Perry, this performance addresses themes of capitalism, cinema, fiction, Hollywood, lecture / talk, presentation, Roland Barthes and YouTube. Shown as part of ‘Rickroll’, Spike Island, Bristol.