Program


Pre-Conference Workshop

Thursday, April 7, Harvard Dance Center, Studio 1, 60 Garden Street, Cambridge, MA

16:00-18:00     Movement Workshop, hosted by Jill Sigman.  Open to dancers and                                             non-dancers (additional info)

Conference

Friday, April 8, Yenching Auditorium, 2 Divinity Avenue, Cambridge, MA

7:15 – 8:00        Registration

8:00 – 8:15        Welcome/Opening Remarks by Susan Marine (bio)

 

PRODUCTIVE BODIES

8:15 – 8:45         Pavlos Kountouriotis (abstract/bio)

***Please be aware that Pavlos’ performance piece involves frontal male nudity; if this brings you any discomfort, please feel free to step out of the auditorium at any time.

8:45 – 10:15       Panel 1: Productive Bodies
- ————————————–Lindsay Nencheck (abstract/bio) ————- ————————————— Andy Reyes (abstract/bio) ———— ——————————— —————————————-Susan Harper/ Kristin Alder (abstract/bio)

10:15 – 10:30    Coffee Break/Poster Viewing

10:30 – 11:30    Key Performer: Jill Sigman (abstract/bio)

11:30 – 13:30    Lunch: Ticknor Lounge, Boylston Hall, 5 Harvard Yard, Camb., MA

PERVERSE BODIES

13:30 – 14:30    Panel 2: Perverse Bodies
—————————————-Matt Cumbie and Amanda Jackson (abstract/bio)——— —————————————-Qian Li (abstract/bio) ————– —————————————- ——————— ——————Andrés Castro Samayoa (abstract/bio)

14:30 – 15:30    Keynote: Tavia Nyong’o (abstract/bio)

15:30 – 15:45    Coffee Break/Poster Viewing

15:45 – 16:15     Lauren Spindler (abstract/bio)

16:15 – 16:45     Poster Viewing/Breakout Session

POLITICAL BODIES

16:45 – 18:00    Panel 3: Political Bodies
————————————— Nora Flum (abstract/bio) ———– —————————– ———— ——————- ——————-Hanna Walsdorf (abstract/bio) —————- ———————- ———————- —————-Monica De La Torre and Noralis Rodriguez (abstract/bio)

18:00 – 18:30    Erin Rachel Kaplan (abstract/bio)

18:30 – 18:45     Closing Remarks

18:45                    Dinner (off-site, not included in registration fees)

Poster Presentation —————————- —————————————- ———– —————————Carrie Edel Isaacman (abstract/bio) ——————————————- – ————————– Laura Heston and Flo Gherbesi (abstract/bio)

Art Installation —————————————— —————— —- ——- —— ———————-             ————————  -Aparna Das (abstract/bio) ————————————– ———– ——— —————– ———Rachel Taranta (abstract/bio)

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