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Between Thing and Agent: A Vocabulary of Performing Objects

Between Thing and Agent: A Vocabulary of Performing Objects
7 Hart House Circle, Justina M. Barnicke Gallery
Time: Mar 19th, 10:00 am End: Mar 19th, 11:30 am
Interest Categories: Visual Studies (UTM), Information, Faculty of, English (FAS), Drama, Theatre, Performance Studies (FAS), Cinema, Arts, Culture and Media (UTSC), Art (FAS)
Roundtable discussion

The Jackman Humanities Institute Program for the Arts on Things that Matter is pleased to present

Between Thing and Agent: A Vocabulary of Performing Objects

Roundtable discussion featuring

  • Sarah Blake (Humanities, York)
  • Johanna Householder (Art, OCADU)
  • Nic Sammond (Cinema Studies, U of T)
  • Marlis Schweitzer (Theatre, York)
  • Mark Sussman (Theatre, Concordia)
  • others TBC.

This event is free and open to all.  Registration is not required.

This event is a part of the series Animate Entities: Objects in Performance. How do objects move in the space and time of live performance? What is the allure of animating ordinary or extraordinary things? How do performances transform the material world? Join us this March for two days of talks, exhibitions, screenings, and cabarets.

Animate Entities: Objects in Performance is sponsored by the Jackman Humanities Institute's Program for the Arts, with support from the Puppet Slam Network; Great Small Works; the Centre for Drama, Theatre and Performance Studies; University College; the Department of Art; the Department of Visual Studies (UTM); the Department of English and Drama (UTM); the Cinema Studies Institute; the Centre for Comparative Literature; the Graduate Architecture, Landscape and Design Students Union; and the Art Museum at the University of Toronto.


For more information, contact:
Gabriel Levine
SSHRC/CHCI Postdoctoral Fellow
Jackman Humanities Institute

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