UCI Illuminations

January 28, 2020

Radical Time Travel

UCI Illuminations Presents
Denise Uyehara: Radical Time Travel
Interdisciplinary performance artist and director Denise Uyehara shares insights into her recent collaborative projects: Shooting Columbus, Suenos y Siluetas, and the Hanagasa Triptic.  Using projected light over the body as a metaphor for how our memories change and drift over time, she explores immigration, Indigenous sovereignty and our cultural collisions with one another. She is a fourth-generation “settler” in the Americas, of Okinawan and Japanese descent. Through her dreamlike, haunting and sometimes funny performances, Uyehara invites us into a universe where we can grapple with our contradictions and re-imagine social change. Details

  • When: Wednesday, January 29, 7-9:50 p.m.; Open to UCI students. No RSVP needed.
  • Where: Social Science Plaza A (SSPA), Room 1100
  • Organizer: Ketu Katrak (email)

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