Flaming creatures new tendencies in Canadian video : [exhibition] 1 October to 5 November 1997, Agnes Etherington Art Centre, Queen"s University, Kingston, Canada.

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ContributionsAgnes Etherington Art Centre.
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LC ClassificationsMLCM 98/02992 (N)
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Pagination19 p. :
Number of Pages19
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ISBN 100889117489
LC Control Number98171472
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