Creative Counterpoints is an annual program that I founded in 2016 at MassArt. Each CC program explores converging narratives of creativity and difference by artists, writers, educators, and creative thinkers.
Creative Counterpoints 2021: Uprooted/Translated
Artist Scherezade Garcia &
Writer Valeria Luiselli
WEDNESDAY MARCH 24, 2021 6-7:30PM
A LIVESTREAM READING & ARTIST TALK
MASSACHUSETTS COLLEGE OF ART & DESIGN
Creative Counterpoints 2021: Uprooted/Translated feature a conversation between two prominent women creatives, who employ their talent to tell contemporary postcolonial narratives of border-crossings, voluntary and forced uprooting and transplanting: Artist Scherezade Garcia and writer Valeria Luiselli. Their work bears witness to the agency and transformation that are possible through creative acts of cultural translation.
Trans*: Representing the Transgender Body on Screen
This year’s CCs program features a public talk and conversation with Dr. Jack Halberstam, Visiting Professor of English and Gender Studies at Columbia University, and author of
Trans*A Quick and Quirky Account of Gender Variability (2018)
Tuesday, March 19, 2019
6:30-8:30pm MassArt Tower Auditorium
621 Huntington Ave. Boston MA 02115
Reception to follow