2023 ISP Critical Studies Symposium
Fri, May 12, 2023
Floor 3, Susan and John Hess Family Gallery and Theater
The Critical Studies Symposium is an evening-long event highlighting the work of the six participants in this year’s Whitney Independent Study Critical Studies Program. Each presents a short paper on their current research and two discussants respond.
Introduction: Cassandra Guan, Ph.D., Whitney Museum of American Art, Joanne Leonhardt Cassullo Fellow, and Mellon Postdoctoral Fellow in the Program of Art, Culture, and Technology at the Massachusetts Institute for Technology
Discussant: Sharon Hayes, Professor of Fine Arts, Weitzman School of Design, University of Pennsylvania
“A mirror that moves when you do…”
“Weighted Performance: Embodied Language, Disfluency, and Crip Temporality”
“On Photographic Generation: Stranded Affect, Mother Materials, and other Ornamentalisms”
Discussant: Jennifer González, Professor, History of Art and Visual Culture, University of California, Santa Cruz
“Moyra Davey’s Autofictions”
“This Was Now”
The Susan and John Hess Family Theater is equipped with an induction loop and infrared assistive listening system. Accessible seating is available.
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