Sunday March 22nd Activities

I took Ryan to the UBC campus about a month ago to check out the Museum of Anthropology’s Maori tattoo exhibit and then to the Belkin for the Chinese performance art photography exhibit called Action-Camera: Bejing Performance Photography, curated by Keith Wallace.  Performance art is something I’ve been interested in since I participated in a … Continue reading


Strategies of Aboriginal Performance Art and the Aesthetics of Diaspora

      The purpose of this paper – the goals I have set for myself in writing it – are to show the First Nations community in Canada as diasporic, and to discuss performance art by First Nations artists as a way of asserting identity, sovereignty, and working through the violence and loss experienced as a … Continue reading