Roundtable: Contemporary Amazon Art

Tuesday, December 3, 2013
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
Pitzer - Benson Auditorium
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Pitzer - Lecture
Dan Segal

A ROUNDTABLE DISCUSSION WITH Jaider Esbell, Bill Anthes, Michelle Raheja WITH AN INTRODUCTION BY Lêda Martins & MODERATED BY Daniel Segal.

Tuesday, December 3
4-5:30 p.m.
Benson Auditorium
Reception in the atrium to follow

This roundtable will examine both the exhibition Cattle in the Amazon: Despised Invaders to Prized Possessions and the video Tree of Knowledges: the Xirixana Signature which will be screened as part of the event.

Jaider Esbell is from the Macuxi tribe in the northern Amazon and is a visiting professor at Pitzer College; Bill Anthes is a professor of art history at Pitzer College; Michelle Raheja is a professor of Native American literature at UC Riverside.

Funding from Pitzer College Campus Life Committee gratefully acknowledged.

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