Mt. Holyoke’s Global Scholar in Residence discussed Indian politics on issues of gender equality, defined differences between globalization and universalization, and emphasized the importance of international and inter-sectional feminism.
Our third and final preview for Live Art Magazine’s third issue, coming up this weekend at the Academy of Music on October 23rd.
Uyematsu’s poetry focuses on her experiences with racism growing up as a third-generation Japanese-American, or sansei, in a post-World War II era in southern California, along with her parents’ experiences in American concentration camps.
African studies expert Achille Mbembe delivered the keynote address for the UMass symposium “Forty Years After: Chinua Achebe and Africa in the Global Imagination”
The next in our series of short previews for Live Arts Magazine on October 23rd. Rythea Lee is a Northampton based performer, who just recently finished a year touring her one woman show “Don’t Be a Dick”.
Speakers Caetlin Benson-Allott (Oklahoma University), Amelie Hastie, and Pooja Rangan (Amherst College) discuss the importance of materiality in film and film theory.