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Dr. David Chu Program in Asia-Pacific Studies — A BODY IN FUKUSHIMA: REFLECTIONS ON THE NUCLEAR IN EVERYDAY LIFE

March 16 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

Free

From the Dr. David Chu Program in Asia-Pacific Studies website: VIDEO SCREENING AND SYMPOSIUM

DATE: Saturday, March 16, 1:00 – 5:00 PM, followed by reception
LOCATION: Innis Town Hall, Innis College, 2 Sussex Ave., Toronto, ON
SYMPOSIUM PARTICIPANTS:
Eiko Otake, Independent movement-based performance artist
William Johnston, Department of History, Wesleyan University

CHAIR
Takashi Fujitani, Department of History and Dr. David Chu Program in Asia-Pacific Studies, University of Toronto
PANELISTS
Marilyn Ivy, Department of Anthropology, Columbia University
Photography and 3.11, with a meditation on William Johnston’s photographs of Eiko Otake in Fukushima
Katy McCormick, School of Image Arts, Ryerson University
Searching for A Body, Finding Trees
Lisa Yoneyama, Women and Gender Studies Institute and Department of East Asian Studies, University of Toronto
Post-Fukushima Epistemology
Tong Lam, Department of History, University of Toronto
Fallout, promise! Some reflections on pink landscapes

 

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Details

Date:
March 16
Time:
1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Cost:
Free
Website:
https://munkschool.utoronto.ca/davidchu/event/27187/

Venue

Innis Town Hall
2 Sussex Ave.
Toronto, Ontario Canada
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Website:
https://townhall.innis.utoronto.ca

Organizer

Asian Institute
Website:
http://munkschool.utoronto.ca/ai/events/