McGill University is pleased to present Bodies in Difference: Race and Performance in and Beyond North America, a three-day Symposium and Theatre Festival (April 20-22, 2017). Bodies in Difference explores questions of racial and social diversity in the arts.The event will feature live performances (see below for details); plenaries and panels by renowned international scholars and artists; on-site student performances; a free workshop with visiting artists; and around table with local artists.
Mainstage performances (tickets $5 on Eventbrite andpay-what-you-decide at the door):
Monstrous, by Sarah Waisvisz and Calalou (Thursday, April 20, 7:30pm, Players Theatre): Reserve Tickets Here
Love Painted Brown, by Shanti Gonzalez (Friday, April 21, 4:30pm, TNC Theatre): Reserve Tickets Here
All other symposium events will take place in the Wirth (New Music) Building, 527 Sherbrooke St. West.
Please see our website for more information: https://bodiesindifference.wordpress.com
Find us on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bodiesindifference
Please contact bodies in difference [at] gmail [dot] com with any questions.
Co-conveners: Katherine Zien, Fiona Ritchie, and Myrna Wyatt Selkirk(Department of English, McGillUniversity)