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"Against All Suns": 2018 Interdisciplinary Initiatives
Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts at the University of Houston
Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts at the University of Houston
Room 120
3333 Cullen Blvd
Houston, Texas 77204-4017
United States

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Above: Photo: HiRISE camera, Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. Courtesy NASA/JPL/University of Arizona. 
Above: Photo: HiRISE camera, Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter. Courtesy NASA/JPL/University of Arizona. 
Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts at the University of Houston
Room 120
3333 Cullen Blvd
Houston, Texas 77204-4017
United States

T +1 713 743 0867
[email protected]

www.uh.edu
Twitter / Facebook

The Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts at the University of Houston is pleased to announce the spring 2018 interdiscplinary program "Against All Suns." This advanced seminar and series of co-curricular events brings together contemporary practitioners working in visual art, performance, philosophy, art history, creative writing, sociocultural anthropology, sound art, filmmaking, and community-engaged projects. "Against All Suns" explores contemporary questions of space and power, performativity, fiction, individual and collective agency, temporality, site, inhabitation, and history. The following events are open to the public; some events will be archived on the Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts Interdisciplinary Initiatives Vimeo channel.

Monika LipŇ°ic: February 13, 7pm
Fine Arts Building Room 110

Suzanne Lacy: February 20, 6:30pm
Fine Arts Building Room 110

Walid Raad: February 21, 7pm 
Fine Arts Building Room 110

Franco "Bifo" Berardi: February 26, 7pm 
Honors College Commons at M.D. Anderson Library

David Mather: March 6, 6:30pm 
Fine Arts Building Room 110

Anna Friz: March 20, 6:30pm 
Fine Arts Building Room 110 (lecture)
March 22, 7pm 
SITE Gallery (performance)

Gabriella Sanchez: April 3, 6:30pm 
Fine Arts Building Room 110

Jeff VanderMeer: April 10, 6:30pm 
Fine Arts Building Room 110

Ottessa Moshfegh: April 24, 6:30pm 
Fine Arts Building Room 110

Anton Vidokle: February 16, 6:30pm (film screening) 
June 14, 6:30pm (lecture)
Blaffer Museum

"Against All Suns" is a project of the Kathrine G. McGovern College of the Arts Interdiscipinary Initiatives program, and the DUST program (Desert Unit for Speculative Territories). This project is supported by the Cynthia Woods Mitchell Center for the Arts at the University of Houston, and the FACE Foundation, New York. For more information contact Abinadi Meza, Director of Interdisciplinary Initiatives: [email protected]

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February 16, 2018

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