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Arts & Context: Camille A. Brown

Date

Aug 06 2020

Time

12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

Location

The Pinhook

117 W Main St, Durham, NC 27701

Arts & Context - Camille Brown

Camille A. Brown With Michaela Dwyer

An Arts & Context Discussion

Acclaimed dancer and choreographer Camille A. Brown sits down for a conversation with Michaela Dwyer about her visionary trilogy on African American identity, which Duke Performances will present in three separate installments during the 2018/2019 season. Camille A. Brown’s first residency week will culminate in the performance of ‘Ink’ in Duke’s Reynolds Theater on Friday, November 9 and Saturday, November 10.

Free and open to the public. Light lunch provided by Pie Pushers. Arts & Context is co-sponsored by Duke Performances, the Forum for Scholars and Publics at Duke University, The Pinhook, and Pie Pushers.

Speakers

Camille A. Brown

Camille A. Brown is a prolific Black female choreographer reclaiming the cultural narrative of African American identity. Her bold work taps into both ancestral stories and contemporary culture to capture a range of deeply personal experiences. Ms. Brown is a four-time Princess Grace Award winner, a Ford Foundation Art of…...

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Michaela Dwyer

Michaela Dwyer received her M.A. in American Studies from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she studied place, "southernness," and performance in relation to the legacies of Black Mountain College and arts infrastructure across the American South. She received her B.A. in English and Documentary Studies from…...

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