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WTF! Guided Movement Sessions to Increase Embodied Awareness (The Yin of Affect)
Jennifer Lin LeMesurier(Colgate University), Friday and Saturday 8–8:20 am, left side of Upper Grand Foyer (behind Steinman Auditorium); drop-in attendance (and the group can decide about meeting again later in the day if desired)
WTF! To Sit Without Echoes: What is the Affect of an Anechoic Chamber?
Peter McMurray, Matthew Battles, & James Yamada (Harvard /metaLab) + Michael Heller (U of Pittsburgh) in the Regitz Gallery Friday and Saturday
WTF! The Habermas Machine
Kristopher J. Holland (U of Cincinnati) in the Regitz Gallery: Friday & Saturday
WTF! Impression/Mobius Strip
Maya Pindyck & Kay Gordon (Columbia U) in the Regitz Gallery Friday and Saturday
WTF! Navigating Through Social Distance: A Relational Exercise in Race and the Rip
Kenneth Bailey and Lori Lobenstine, Design Studio for Social Intervention (DS4SI) &Anique Vered (SenseLab) Thurs night 8:30-10:30 pm (The Seed Co-op)
WTF! Touchy Matters: Writing about Online Baits & Triggers
Theresa Senft (NYU) Friday 10:15-12:15 in Ware Center Room 3-05
WTF! Affective Architecture Workshop: Support Structure
Julian Carter (California College of Arts), Rebekah Edwards (Mills College), Michelle LaVigne (U of San Francisco) & Selby Schwartz (Stanford U) Friday 1:30-3:00 pm Ware Center’s von Hess Library Room (2nd floor)
WTF! Writing Practice as Affect Theory: A Public Feelings Salon
Ann Cvetkovich (UT-Austin) … Friday 6:45-8:45 pm (catered meal over the dinner break; pre-registration – SOLD OUT! With waiting list) – von Hess Library Room
WTF! Sticky Currents: Drawing Folds in Serial Exhaustion
Nicole De Brabandere (Zurich University of the Arts) Friday 6:45 pm Lower Level 1-04
WTF! Movable Noisy Spaces
Bianca Scliar of Moinho de Danças / SenseLab (State University of Santa Catarina, Brazil) Saturday 1:45-2:25 pm Lower Level 1-04 (30-40 minute walk/rhythmanalysis of Ware Center’s architectural landing sites)
WTF! Poems of Love and Letters of Recommendation
Miranda Texidor (Visual Artist: Quito Ecuador) – portico and front walkway of the Ware Center, Friday & Saturday throughout the day
WTF! Landing in the Stream – with SenseLab participants
A WTF movement that cuts through site and scales of attention, modulating the event. Join us for a first exploration of techniques in the making. First Departing Iteration on the main first upper grand foyer at 10:30 am on Friday and through Saturday (as other Distributed Iterations reverberate along the days).
WTF! The Author is in Pain: Encountering the Non-Belonging Body
Vyshali Manivannan (Rutgers) – Saturday 8:20 am Lower Level 1-02 (paper/performance as part of a panel on Pain / Triggers / Intensity)
WTF! KETL: forays in affective futures
Michael Hornblow + Melora Koepke (SenseLab) – Saturday afternoon around the covered portico of the Ware Center, and then 7:05-8:45 pm in the Firestone parking lot behind the Ware Center (208 West Orange St)
WTF! Wednesday opening reception from 8-9 pm. Tellus 360.
Paulina Laguera and Colleen Daly / Face With a View
Anna Gibbs / Whimper [a video version of this performance will also loop in the Regitz Gallery]
Isabel Waidner / Gaudy Bauble
Josephine Anstey / Improving Consciousness (IMPCON)
Gilbert B. Rodman / The Imaginarium of Professor Seigworth
WTF! Friday 5:05-6:45 pm: Evocations / Provocations. Grand Salon.
Donora Hillard-Hare /The Aphasia Poems
Bianca Scliar / Moveable Noisy Spaces
Ligia Lewis / Sensation 1 [a taped performance that loops on a monitor in Regitz Gallery]
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