January 24 & 25: “Breaking Boundaries, Created Spaces”

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Breaking Boundaries, Created Spaces
January 24th (5-7pm, Davis Performing Arts Center, Gonda Theater) and
January 25th (10am-5pm, Lauinger Library, Murray Room, 5th Floor)
Georgetown University

This free conference considers how black cultural production, expression, criticism, activist work, and scholarship engage the built environment and spatial configurations. Sponsored by Georgetown University’s Departments of African American Studies and Performing Arts.

Keynote Speaker:
Barbara Ransby, PhD

Scholars:
Jessica Marie Johnson, PhD
Susana Morris, PhD
RĂ©gine Michelle Jean-Charles, PhD
Dayo Gore, PhD
Monica Miller, PhD
Simone Browne, PhD
Scheherazade Tillet
Arielle Julia Brown, AM ’18
Michelle M. Wright, PhD
Chanda Prescod-Weinstein, PhD
and Jarita Holbrook, PhD