Jesse Chun Jesse Chun


WORKBOOK, single-channel,7 mins 24 secs, 2017, with sound 

WORKBOOK actively employs mistranslation as a poetic form to reinterpret the English language using found texts, imagery, and audio from various standardized tests, workbooks, and youtube tutorials. WORKBOOK presents other translations of the lingua franca — rooted in the multilingual, the in between, and their possibilities.