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Event #1160

WITH/OUT modernity: hospicing colonial habits of knowing and being


Wednesday, June 5, 2019

08:00 - 20:00
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Walter H. Gage Residence - GAGE FORT CAMP LOUNGE
UBC workshops
English | anglais
This open event is hosted by
This installation and series of artist/scholar conversations and workshops invite participants to consider what infrastructures and architectures of knowing and being operationalize the denial of relational entanglement, foreclosing possibilities for orienting our existence otherwise.
Experimentations in getting one’s act together:
08:00 – 12:30 body attunement and affective stretchings workshops
13:30 – 20:00 fishbowl conversations: gesturing beyond representation; gesturing beyond colonial hope; closing circle: towards the end of the world as we know it
Hosted by: Vanessa de Oliveira Andreotti; Elwood Jimmy; Shawn Van Sluys; Denise Ferreira da Silva; Sandra Semchuk; Cash Ahenakew; Sharon Stein; Manuel Piña with support from and UBC Programming.
Experimentations in getting one’s act together
08:00 – 09:45 body-attunement (jake moore)
10:00 – 12:30 affective stretching: Cleaning toilets in the house modernity built 
13:30 – 15:00 gesturing beyond representation 
15:30 – 17:00 gesturing beyond colonial hope
17:30 – 20:00 Closing circle: towards the end of the world as we know it
Fishbowl contributors: Alexis Shotwell, Sarah Amsler, Lisa Taylor, Michalinos Zembylas, Fernanda Eugenio, Dani D’Emilia, Rene Susa, Bjorn Stime, Shawn VanSluys, Valentina Desideri, Christine Gibson, Michelle LeBaron, Sharon Todd, Alessandra Pomarico, Niko Oleynikov