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March 25, 2013

"Performing the Other: A Symposium on Cultural Exchanges Between China and Africa" - organized by the Confucius Institute

March 29-March 30, 2013
8:30am—10:00 pm
Location: Great Lakes Room and Forum Hall, Palmer Commons, 100 Washtenaw Ave.

The symposium brings African, American and Chinese performers and scholars to Ann Arbor, where they will discuss their experiences and interpretations about Africa-China relationships as manifested through various art forms; it seeks to highlight Africa’s and China’s artistic responses to all levels of interactions between African countries and China. The symposium begins at 8:30 a.m. on Friday, March 29, with the opening remarks at 9:30 a.m., with an evening performance workshop at 8:00 p.m. The symposium begins at 10 a.m. on Saturday, March 30, 2013, with an 8:00 p.m. performance. All events will be held at Palmer Commons.

More information can be found at confucius.umich.edu.

Posted by zzhu at March 25, 2013 05:20 PM