Modernity and movement: Thinking through dance
3/05/18, 18:30 - 21:00
- British Academy, 10-11 Carlton House Terrace, London, SW1Y 5AH
What happens when we think through dance? Celebrate the culmination of former British Academy award holder Ananya Kabir’s ERC-funded research project, Modern Moves, as she leads a panel featuring two leading minds on postcoloniality, globalisation and transnationalism: Arjun Appadurai and Ato Quayson. Pop-up performances will punctuate the evening.
Professor Arjun Appadurai Goddard Professor of Media, Culture and Communication, New York University and Visiting Professor, Institute of European Ethnology, Humboldt University (Berlin)
Professor Ananya Kabir King’s College London
Professor Ato Quayson University of Toronto and NYU
Modern Moves is funded by the European Research Council in collaboration with King’s College London
Please note that due to foreseen circumstances, Professor Achille Mbembe is no longer able take part in this event.
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