Saturday, Mar 8, 2014
Imagining Geographies 2013 Program: Land, Lives, and Arts of Southern Illinois
Date(s) & Time(s)::
April 13, 2013
Location: Southern Illinois University, Carbonale, IL
Shifting from last year’s programs on Antarctica, Imagining Geographies will focus for the foreseeable future on Southern Illinois, with the 2013 series, titled - Land, Lives, and Arts of Southern Illinois.Return to event list.
In doing so, we seek to advance investigations and discussions of past histories and present issues, to engage our imaginations in thinking about and expressing what our future lives might be like in this region, as well as to advance initiatives that transform imagining into action.
Initiative #1 - Project Organizing Day – 2 – 5 pm, Thomas Elementary School: Voices of Southern Illinois Project Initiative #1: Building an archive of Carbondale’s African-American community. Open discussion of proposal to develop an archival project of Carbondale’s African-American community as collaborative effort. Viewing and discussion of 778 Bullets by Assistant Professor Angela Aguayo Cinema and Photography) as example of archival project.
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