Haitian artists have produced powerful representations of and reflections on history and memory. Join us for a conversational exploration, featuring scholars Anthony Bogues and Jerry Philogene and celebrated artist Edouard Duval-Carrié, of this rich artistic tradition and how it is situated at the crossroads of Haitian, Caribbean, and Global artistic currents.
Lunch will be served at the conclusion of the program.
Sponsored by the Forum for Scholars and Publics.
Anthony Bogues is the Director of the Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice and Professor of Africana Studies and of Humanities and Critical Theory at Brown University. His major research and writing interests include intellectual, literary, and cultural history, radical political thought, ...
Jerry Philogene specializes in 20th-century African American and Afro Caribbean visual arts and cultural history. Her teaching interests include interdisciplinary American cultural history and black cultural and identity politics. Her research interests explore the intersections of race, ethnicity, class, and gender as articulated in ...
Edouard Duval-Carrié is a Haitian sculptor and painter educated at McGill University and the École nationale supérieure des beaux-arts in Paris. Inspired by Haitian traditions, Duval-Carrié creates works that speak to the complexities of the Caribbean and its diaspora. Recent solo exhibitions include <...