upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

upcoming grant deadline: 03/01/2019

Tinkering Materiality: A public engagement and discussion

Saturday, November 10, 2018 7:30 pm-9:30 pm
[ Asian Arts Initiative - 1219 Vine St. Philadelphia, PA 19107 ]
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Mina Zarfsaz (ACG ‘17) is the selected 2018 Leeway x Asian Arts Initiative Performing Artist-in-Residence. During this residency, Mina is working collaboratively with Shelly Ronen, PhD, Ben Bass, and other members of the theatrical and dance community to explore concepts of displacement, dis/ability, longing and belonging through the lenses of social and political devastations. 

This event will engage the public with their process in various forms including a public reading, discussion, installation, video, photographs and diagrams that triangulate their exploration in material relations, and aims to open a platform for a conversation around the emotional, and mental incapacitating forces that are imposed on immigrants and humans at large by socio-political systems.
 

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