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Sexing Sound: Music Cultures, Audio Practices, and Contemporary Art

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Sexing Sound: Music Cultures, Audio Practices, and Contemporary Art

Friday, February 21st, 2014

 9:30am to 5:30pm

Martin E. Segal Theatre

Taking the issue of sexual difference and sexuality as its central concern, this symposium brings together an international group of artists, writers, educators and curators to address the gendered complexes of “music cultures,” “audio practices,” and where these two realms intersect in contemporary art.

With Regina Basha, Mark Beasley, Anya Bernstein, Pauline Boudry/Renate Lorenz, Maria Chavez, Annea Lockwood, Allison Kaufman , Barbara London, Ellie Hisama, Peter Hitchcock, Kristin Norderval, Xaviera Simmons, Valerie Tevere, Siona Wilson, JD Samson

Cosponsored by the Andrew W. Mellon Seminar on Images and Information, Office for Contemporary Art Norway, the PhD Program in Art History, The Graduate Center, and the Division of Humanities and Social Science, The College of Staten Island

Free and open to the public. All events take place at The Graduate Center, CUNY, 365 Fifth Ave btwn 34th & 35th. The building and the venues are fully accessible. For more information please visit http://centerforthehumanities.org/ or call 212.817.2005 or e-mailch@gc.cuny.edu