The State of Blackness 2014

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When:
February 22, 2014 @ 7:15 pm – 10:30 pm
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2014-02-22T22:30:00+00:00
Where:
Harbourfront Centre
235 Queens Quay West
Toronto
Cost:
Free
Contact:
Anna Withrow
416.516.2174.

 

 

An interdisciplinary conference that brings together artists, curators and academics to discuss the histories, current situation, and the future state of black diasporic artistic practice and representation in Canada with the intention of building practical related cross-disciplinary curriculum tools.

 

 

Keynote address by Rinaldo Walcott and three panel presentations:

 

Art Galleries and Educational Institutions’ Engagement with Black Communities 2:15 – 3:15 pm;

 

Revisiting Representations of the Female Black Body 3:15 – 4:15 pm;

 

Making and Building upon Black Diasporic Histories Inside and Outside of the Academy 4:30 – 5:30 pm

 

 Details:  http://thestateofblackness.com/ http://thestateofblackness.com/about/program/

 

 

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