Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Lectures & Art Talks: “Public Talk by Danielle Purifoy” - on Thursday, March 19, 2020 @ 1:00pm-2:00pm at Edna Manley College, Kingston — Jamaica, West Indies

Public Talk by Danielle Purifoy” March 19, 2020 at Edna Manley College, Jamaica WI
Lectures & Art Talks: “Public Talk by Danielle Purifoy” - on Thursday, March 19, 2020 @ 1:00pm-2:00pm at Edna Manley College, Kingston — Jamaica, West Indies; Event Details: Place: Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts Lecture Room, 1, 5 Arthur Wint Dr, Kingston, Jamaica; Contact: New Local Space, 190 Mountain View Ave, Kingston 6, Jamaica, West Indies; Phone: (876) 406-9771; Email: info@NLSkingston.org; Websites: NLS Kingston and NLS Kingston-Facebook
Event Description: “You are invited to attend a public talk by Danielle Purifoy, NLS 2020 Guest Lecturer at the School of Visual Arts, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts. Purifoy will present on her interdisciplinary work that incorporates a collaborative, socially and environmentally transformative practice at the intersection of race, gender, reproductive rights and environmental justice. Date: Thursday, March 19, 2020; Time: 1pm-2pm; Place: School of Visual Arts Lecture Room. This event is free and open to the public. Presented in partnership with the School of Visual Arts ...”Read more: NLS Kingston and NLS Kingston-Facebook
About Danielle Purifoy: “Danielle Purifoy is a writer, lawyer, and current Carolina Postdoctoral Fellow in the Department of Geography at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. She received her J.D. from Harvard Law School and Ph.D in Environmental Politics and African American Studies from Duke University. Her current research traces the roots of contemporary environmental inequality in the U.S. South, particularly in the development of Black towns and settlements. Danielle is also an editor for Scalawag, a magazine devoted to Southern politics and culture and a board member of the North Carolina Environmental Justice Network. Her past work includes In Conditions of Fresh Water, a multimedia Black spatial history project in collaboration with sculptor Torkwase Dyson that tells the story of place, race, and power in the U.S. South through the lived experiences of Black people and through the abstract representations of the infrastructure and architecture that they navigate, negotiate, and transform. @emc_exhibition @sva_emc ...”Read more: NLS Kingston and NLS Kingston-Facebook
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