Revisiting Nkombo: Performance, Gal-boy Prisoners, and the Politics of Black Femininity

Wednesday, April 19, 2017
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Haines Hall Dept Room - - Bunche Ctr. Black Forum Conference Room 153

Bunche Cntr for African American Studies Lecture

See below for additional information.

Admission

Free and open to the public.

Contact

Bunche Center for African American Studies
(310) 825-7403

Website

http://www.bunchecenter.ucla.edu/index.php/2017/03/bunc...

Additional Information

Kimberly Chantal Welch, a doctoral candidate in the Theater and Performance Studies Program at UCLA, will discuss “Revisiting Nkombo: Performance, Gal-boy Prisoners, and the Politics of Black Femininity.”

Her research explores the intersections of performance, homelessness, and incarceration with an emphasis on spatial structures and their relationship to constructions of race, gender and sexuality. She focuses on historic and contemporary forms of spatial dispossession in Los Angeles and New Orleans.

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