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Inaugural Cultural Resonance in Contemporary Bodies Dance Festival at UCI (Oct. 14-16)

October 14, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - October 16, 2018 @ 11:00 am PDT

Please join us to experience innovative dance performances by three leading Asian American female choreographers who experiment with classical and modern forms of diverse cultural traditions.  The festival explores “new narratives” regarding culture, difference, and social justice through embodied performance.  This event launches the UCI AAPI Womxn in Leadership Initiative, which showcases diverse leaders and career paths as well as foster dialogue to address challenges facing AAPI women.

 

All events are free open to the public.  Please rsvp by Friday by clicking here

 

Sunday, Oct 14, 4:30-6:00:  Multi-Media Exhibition and Reception with performance by Jodaiko (UCI Taiko), Orange County and Southeast Asian Archive Center

Monday, Oct. 15, 7-9 p.m.:  Performance and Q & A with danah bellaParijat Desai, and Miki Orihara, Winifred Smith Hall

Tuesday, Oct. 16, 9:30-10:50 a.m.:  Videos and Roundtable with Guest Performers, HIB 100

 

For more information, please contact Prof. J. Wu (j.wu@uci.edu).

OCTOBER 14, 2018 | 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
MULTI-MEDIA EXHIBIT OPENING RECEPTION
PERFORMANCE BY JODAIKO at 4:45 PM

ORANGE COUNTY AND SOUTHEAST ASIAN ARCHIVE CENTER
FREE AND OPEN TO PUBLIC
EXHIBIT OPEN OCTOBER 8 – NOVEMBER 2

 

OCTOBER 15, 2018 | 8:00 AM, 10:00 AM, 12:00 PM
MASTER CLASSES IN DANCE
OCTOBER 15, 2018 | 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
DANCE PERFORMANCE AND Q&A                                                                                  @ WILLIAM J. GILLESPIE PERFORMANCE STUDIOS

OCTOBER 16, 2018 | 9:30 AM – 10:50 AM
MULTI-MEDIA PRESENTATION AND
CONVERSATION WITH PERFORMERS

@WINIFRED SMITH HALL
FREE AND OPEN TO PUBLIC
RSVP HERE: HUMANITIES INSTRUCTIONAL BUILDING
ROOM 100
FREE AND OPEN TO PUBLIC