Meet the Author:
Maikoiyo Alley-Barnes,  Seattle, USA

Vanessa de Oliveira Andreotti

Vanessa de Oliveira Andreotti

Vanessa de Oliveira Andreotti holds a Canada Research Chair in Race, Inequalities and Global Change at the Department of Educational Studies, University of British Columbia. Her teaching and research focus on analyses of historical and systemic patterns of reproduction of knowledge and inequalities and how these limit or enable possibilities for collective existence. Vanessa works with different communities in creative, collaborative inquiries and cartographies related to ideals of globalism and global change through intellectual, embodied, aesthetic and dissociative practices.

Meaning or movement?
Objects or rhythm?

Vanessa de Oliveira Andreotti, Vancouver, Canada 
Ashon Crawley, Charlottesville, United States 
Zab Maboungou, Montréal, Canada 
Maikoiyo Alley-Barnes, Seattle, USA 

What ways of being become viable when art is able to interrupt our satisfaction with the intellectual, affective, relational and performative economies we are invested in? What are the conditions that make this interruption possible? In this session, we explore the premise that being cannot be reduced to rational knowing and invite the audience into a fish-bowl conversation related to...