Arts of the African Diaspora Workshop. February 3, 2011

Event/Organization Administration

Conferences Organized ; This workshop gathered approximately 25 noted historians, curators, critics, and artists to share their insights with an audience of both scholars and the public, in the form of half-hour long commissioned papers, presented over the course of four, two-hour long thematic panels. In addition to twelve panelists each presenting papers that focus on broadly-defined world regions (re: Africa, Europe, and the Americas), the workshop featured several distinguished panel moderators/respondents, and a keynote conversation with the internationally renowned visual artist Carrie Mae Weems.

Service Performed By

  • Powell, Richard J.  John Spencer Bassett Professor of Art and Art History, in Trinity College of Arts and Sciences

Role

  • Arts of the African Diaspora Workshop

Date

  • February 3, 2011

Location or Venue

  • Department of Art, Art History & Visual Studies, Duke University