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Performance Events

Against Forgetting: Feminist Art, Activism, and Comfort Women

Thursday, October 10, 2019 - 11:00am to 7:00pm

Against Forgetting: Feminist Art, Activism, and Comfort Women

The program includes: “The Wednesday Demonstration: Feminist Organizing Against Sexual Violence in the 21stCentury”; Roundtable Discussion: Feminist and Queer Organizing Against Sexual Violence at CSUN; Tomorrow Girls Troop’s “Against Forgetting” Performance and Artist Talk; and Screening of Shushenjo with discussion with director Miki Dezaki to follow. Against Forgetting: Feminist Art, Activism, and Comfort Women: complete schedule of events

Scholarship Benefit Concert with Patti Austin

Friday, May 24, 2019 - 7:30pm

Patti Austin

Join us for a benefit concert to help provide need-based scholarships to young, aspiring artists interested in the performing arts. Read more

Humanities Advocacy Day

Tuesday, March 12, 2019 - 11:00am to 1:45pm

Humanities Advocacy Day 2019

Humanities Advocacy Day features a performance and workshop by community group #VigilantLOVE, as well as a student-faculty panel on immigration and incarceration. Read more

FREE Live Performance: The Fannie Lou Hamer Story

Monday, February 18, 2019 - 4:00pm to 6:00pm

Actress performing in the one woman show "The Fannie Lou Hamer Story"

Award winning performer Mzuri Moyo Aimbaye brings the indomitable spirit of Fannie Lou Hamer to life. Mzuri delivers a spellbinding performance featuring storytelling, song and a video montage. In honor of Black History Month, please join the Department of Africana Studies and the DuBois-Hamer Institute for Academic Achievement for an amazing one-woman play about courage and perseverance. For more information and to register for this event, please Read more

"2019 Happy Chinese New Year" Performance - Chinese Music, Opera, and Dance

Tuesday, January 29, 2019 - 11:00am to 12:30pm

Chinese New Year Performance

We’re excited to welcome the visit of Zhejiang Conservatory of Music performance group, featured by exceptional and award-winning artists who are members of Zhejiang Conservatory of Music. The program features traditional Chinese music (including Tea-picking Dance Music, Pipa solo: Dance of the Yi People, and Percussion Quartet: Golden Pheasant Going out of Mountain), Yue Opera (The Butterfly Lovers: Eighteen- miles Sendoff), and Chinese dances and Jazz.  Read more

The (M)others & an Oral History Workshop

Friday, November 2, 2018 - 7:00pm

Woman speaking into a microphone

The (M)others explores the stories of four women brought together by the unimaginable experience of losing a loved one at the hands of police. This documentary performance weaves together their interviews to explore the traumatic effect of the event on their lives. Read more

Join Us For a Screening of Intelligent Lives

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 - 6:00pm

Save the Date 9/12/18 at 6 pm for a screening of Intelligent Lives.

Intelligent LIVES stars three pioneering young American adults with intellectual disabilities – Micah, Naieer, and Naomie – who challenge perceptions of intelligence as they navigate high school, college, and the workforce. The film challenges what it means to be intelligent, and points to a future in which people of all abilities can fully participate in higher education, meaningful employment, and intimate relationships. Read more

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