Series 3: Video Projects


Scope and Contents

Group 3 consists of materials regarding Goin's video projects. The group is arranged alphabetically into eight series, each representing one of Goin's projects. In addition to the materials represented by series, separated materials include a videotape of Peter Goin's 1989 project Man and Woman in Confined Space (run time 5:47 minutes). The eight series are: 1) Bravo 20 Bombing Range; 2) In Search of Ritual: Burning Man; 3) Nevada Is Not a Wasteland; 4) Nevada's Anonymous Parks; 5) Nuclear Monsters; 6) Protest Theater; 7) Structures of Everyday Life; and 8) Video Half-Life.


  • 1921-2015
  • Majority of material found within 1984 - 2012

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.


From the Collection: 20.042 Linear Feet (23 boxes)

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English


Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. Special Collections Department Repository

Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
1664 N. Virginia St.
Reno Nevada 89557-0322 USA
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