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Running with Concepts: The Empathic Edition – Call for Proposals

Submitted on Tuesday, November 14, 2017

A three-day hybrid event with Joshua Clover & Juliana Spahr, Steven Eastwood, Nasrin Himada, Sheena Hoszko, Jakob Jakobsen, Carolyn Lazard, Robyn Maynard, Wanda Nanibush, Jeff Reinhart, Pelin Tan, and more.

Hosted by Christine Shaw

The fifth edition of the Blackwood Gallery’s annual event will conclude Take Care, a year-long program confronting the crisis of care. Participants from a wide range of disciplines are encouraged to apply. Graduate students and emerging artists, writers, and organizers will be given priority.

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Proposals will be reviewed by the Blackwood Gallery team and participants will be notified by December 8, 2017 whether their contributions have been accepted or not. An honourarium of $250 and technical support will be provided to each participant, but participants will be required to secure their own funding to attend

Deadline: November 24, 2017
Conference Dates:
March 8-11, 2018
Blackwood Gallery, University of Toronto Mississauga

Visit the website for more information about the conference, submitting proposals and invited speakers.

For information on previous editions, please see Running with Concepts: The Choreographic Edition and Running with Concepts: The Geologic Edition.

A full program will be announced in February 2018.

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