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Fall Festival | Appetizer to the Understanding and Undoing Racism Training
People's Institute for Survival and Beyond, Maria Bauman, Milta Vega-Cardona
November 15: Last chance to receive the Early Bird 20% Discount for Winter MELT Intensives.
Saturday November 18 at 10am: Registration opens for Open Performance Spring 2018 season.
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Movement Research Performance Journal
Started in 1990, the Performance Journal is a printed forum created by and for artists, fostering the evolution of written and graphic languages that contemplate current issues of dance and performance.LEARN MORE
Transcripts of two speeches from Congressman John Lewis — one from 1963 and the other 2017 — wrap around Issue 50 of the Movement Research Performance Journal as front and back cover, simultaneously documenting a legacy of activism, and hopefully resounding in present collective consciousness as a reminder of the work to which we must hold ourselves accountable. There is no one-to-one correlation between these transcripts and the content in this issue, but there are links and an extension of scale beyond artistic and institutional practice into broader discussions of democracy and civic responsibility. "Work" is a line of inquiry that can be traced throughout the issue: the work an artist develops; the work that an institution does; the roles we all create and justify in local and global communities; "work" in the context of activism. Work is a collective process, especially in the multi-vocal nature of any society, social group, and certainly in performance practices. Click here to read the full Press Release.READ MORE