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Naila Ansari Lecture

May 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT

Free

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Choreography of Black Women Joy

Naila Ansari is bring her amazing project to Corning, NY. Learn more about her and her project on May 4, 2021 via Zoom

If you would like to receive an email with the Zoom link please complete and submit the form below.

Join Zoom at 7 PM tonight!
https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86796867602?pwd=QVBTV2JhendKYmcrNktrSlFBdzBoZz09

 

Naila Ansari is an Assistant Professor in Theatre and Africana Studies at SUNY Buffalo State College, Ansari has merged artistry and scholarship to build and create works through community and collaborative processes that facilitate conversations on race and Black performance.  Her most recent project and a forthcoming book, Choreographies of Black Women Joy, focuses on the performance of joy through the creative archiving of oral histories, movement histories, live-performance, and film. Ansari is currently serving as the Dance Director for Ujima Company, Inc. selected by the late Lorna C. Hill.


This event is supported by NY State DanceForce, a NYSCA Partner, and Corning Incorporated

Details

Date:
May 4
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDT
Cost:
Free
Event Categories:
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Venue

Zoom
NY United States

Organizer

171 Cedar Arts Center
Email:
info@171CedarArts.org
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