Thursday, November 14, 2019
Performing Arts - Music | November 14 | 12:15-1 p.m. | Women's Faculty Club, Stebbins Lounge
Eugenea Raychaudhuri, Student - Music Department
Piano concert featuring the music of Edvard Grieg - "Sonata in E minor, op 7" and "Ballade in G minor, op 24 in the forms of Variations on a Norwegian Folk Song"
Pianist - Eugenea Raychaudhuri
RSVP by calling Front Desk at 5106424175, or by emailing Front Desk at email@example.com by November 13.
The TDPS Speaker Series presents Miguel Gutierrez | Does Abstraction Belong to White People?: Thinking the Politics of Race in Contemporary Dance
Performing Arts - Other | November 14 | 4-5:30 p.m. | Latinx Research Center
2547 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
Miguel Gutierrez, choreographer, composer, performer, singer, writer, educator, and advocate
Department of Theater, Dance, and Performance Studies, Latinx Research Center, Dance Studies Working Group, Performance and Art in Latinx America Working Group, Center for the Study of Sexual Culture, Arts Research Center
In this artist talk, Gutierrez will reflect upon his experience as a queer Latinx choreographer in a dance landscape of whiteness, examining who and under what conditions can claim abstraction and the avant-garde. He will also discuss his latest projects, including "This Bridge Called My Ass," a piece that bends tropes of Latinidad to identify new relationships to content and form. A... More >
Reading - Literary | November 14 | 5-6:30 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, Department Lounge, 330
Please join us to contribute to, or simply enjoy, a recitation of sonnets on Thursday, October 10, 5-6:30 in the English Department Lounge (Wheeler 330).
For those who wish to contribute: bring a sonnet, from any time period by any author, to recite--from memory, if possible (though a "cheat sheet" is fine and use of one would not elicit disdain).