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Confluences and Divergences - The Post Natyam Collective featuring Shyamala Moorth

The Post Natyam Collective is a transnational, web-based coalition of South Asian trained dance artists whose work triangulates between art-making, activism, and theory. Confluences and Divergences offers a retrospective of Post Natyam dance-for-camera pieces and elements from the performance installation Back to the Beautiful designed by Sandra Chatterjee and Cynthia Ling Lee. It also features a live solo performance RISE by Shyamala Moorty. In RISE, a South Asian American woman transforms into a fierce household goddess wielding a plunger as her only weapon. The event will culminate in a participatory dialogue and marks the opening of the “Interrogating South Asia” Graduate Student Conference at UCI (11-12 Oct, 2019).

www.postnatyam.net

Thursday, October 10 at 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Humanities Hall, The Little Theatre, UCI Humanities Hall 161
Humanities Hall, Irvine, CA 92697

Event Type

Arts / Humanities, Performance (Other)

Audience

Alumni, Faculty, General Public, Staff, Students, Graduate Students

Website

http://illuminations.uci.edu/events/2...

Cost

Free

Event Sponsor

Illuminations: The Chancellor's Arts and Culture Initiative

Event Contact Email

nielsen@uci.edu

Event Contact Phone

949-294-2591

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