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In Conversation with Syrus Marcus Ware: Art, Activism & the Movement for Black Lives

January 11 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

Free

The Contexts of Coalition Project welcomes
SYRUS MARCUS WARE

Join us on Thursday, January 11 and Friday, January 12 for conversation and live drawing with the artist.

Thursday, January 11 | 5:00-6:30pm
// Art, Activism and the Movement for Black Lives

Join us at 5pm for an in-conversation event between artist Syrus Marcus WareJenn M. Jackson (PhD Candidate, Political Science), and Precious Brady Davis about their artistic practices, activisms and the movement for black lives.

Thursday, January 11 | 2:00-5:00pm and
Friday, January 12 | 11:00am-2:00pm (lunch provided!)
// Live-Drawing

All are also welcome to join Syrus for a live drawing performance in the CSGS community room from 2-5 on Thursday the 11th and 11-2 (lunch provided!) on Friday the 12th, as part of his Activist Portrait Series. Drop in, or stay all day! Syrus will be going through his drawing process as well as meeting with and documenting black artists and activists throughout his time on campus.

All events are free and open to the public.

Details

Date:
January 11
Time:
5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
https://www.facebook.com/events/2057572711194235/

Organizers

Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture
The Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality

Venue

CSGS/CSRPC
5733 South University Ave
Chicago, IL 60637 United States
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