Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Events

  • Global and Local Iterations of Demonstrations
  • Workshop
  • 3/28/2012
  • 17:30-19:30
  • Spencer Museum of Art
  • Host: Spencer Museum of Art
Exhibitions
Event Description
Since its founding as an abolitionist settlement, Lawrence has been a site of social activism. This final forum considers this local history, its contemporary manifestation and how it relates to world events past and present. The event is followed by a 30-minute art workshop lead by resident artist Chen Shaoxiong.

Panelist include:
Debra Thimmesch, Occupy Wall Street
Artist Chris Duncan, Occupy Oakland
Stacy Switzer, Artistic Director, Grand Arts
Professor Jonathon Earle, History
Professor John Kennedy, Political Science