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Naila Ansari Lecture
May 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm EDTFree
photo by Mustafa Hussain
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
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Join Zoom at 7 PM tonight!
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