press release

"My Neck Is Thinner Than A Hair: A History of the Car Bomb in the 1975-1991 Lebanese Wars_Volume1: January 21,1986" is part of an on-going investigation by The Atlas Group into the events and experiences surrounding the use of car bombs in the 1975-1991 Lebanese wars. The Atlas Group examines the multiple dimensions - social, political, economic, military, technological, psychological and epistemic - of the wars and investigates the public and private discourses surrounding the 245 car bombs that were detonated during this period.

Co-produced by: The Atlas Group (Beirut / New York) Ashkal Alwan (Beirut) Kunsten Festival des Arts (Brussels) House of World Cultures (Berlin) Spectacles Vivants, Centre Pompidou (Paris)


My Neck Is Thinner Than A Hair
A Mixed - Media Presentation by The Atlas Group in collaboration with Walid Ra´ad, Bilal Khbeiz, Tony Chakar