American Realness

Difference and Description: Power, Politics, and the Words We Use

Part Two: Ananya Chatterjea, in collaboration with Michèle Steinwald

Presented by APAP|NYC 2018 Conference in partnership with Ananya Dance Theatre

Monday, January 15 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM

New York Hilton Midtown, Gibson Suite, 1335 6th Ave, Manhattan
APAP registration required

How do we understand “innovation,” “cutting-edge,” and “contemporary?” How do artists working with non-mainstream, “culturally specific” aesthetic traditions relate to these categories? This session examines invisible cultural biases in the language we use.

Photo by Paul Virtucio