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
Régine 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

For more information (and schedule), please see Georgetown’s website here.