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Alternate Histories, Disrupted Representations, and the Art of Creating from Colonial(ist) Archives

A Conversation with Visual Artist Alex Callender and Poet Shara McCallum, moderated by RCAH Center for Poetry Director Lauren Russell, in collaboration with the RCAH LookOut Gallery

Monday, November 9, 2020 7:00 - 8:00 PM

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  • Sponsors:

    RCAH Center for Poetry, RCAH LookOut Gallery

  • Categories:
    • Visual Arts
    • Humanities
  • Formats:
    • Lecture, presentation, reading, or discussion
  • Audiences:
    • MSU Community
    • Students
    • General Public
  • Description:

    Please join us via Zoom as we welcome Alex Callender and Shara McCallum for a conversation about their respective work. Both draw on 18th-century archival sources to disrupt colonial representations of the Caribbean, recentering Black women’s lives and stories through alternate histories and speculative fictions. 

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