Resistance as an Act of Public Pedagogy

Jul 27, 2021
Field:

Talk

Location:

Online

Time:

11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Description:

Resistance as an Act of Public Pedagogy was a virtual panel discussion that brought together five artists with African origins—Rikki Wemega-Kwawu, Laiwan, Linda Mvusi, Shaheen Merali, and Zainub Verjee—for an active engagement about the panelists’ practices, experiences of resistance, and histories of decolonization. The event was moderated by Narendra Pachkhédé.

Organized in conjunction with Centre A’s exhibition, Speech Acts: Zainub Verjee. Co-presented by Centre A and Western Front.

Related People:

Western Front is a non-profit
artist-run centre in Vancouver.

We acknowledge the xʷməθkʷəy̓əm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish), and səl̓ílwətaʔɬ (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations as traditional owners of the land upon which Western Front stands.