Autumn 2021: Week 5

Departmental News and Events Bring your lunch or hop into zoom land and meet and chat with our guest artist Gamal Brown! He said in a recent interview with Columbus Dance Alliance he said, “As a choreographer, my work [passion] is to challenge audiences to rethink the social, political and cultural significance of dance. Over … More Autumn 2021: Week 5

Autumn 2021: Week 4

Department News and Events Audition for Graduate Student Project Community Conversation University News and Events Distance Learning Unleashed I am writing to invite you to the K’acha Willaykuna Our Distance Unlearning Hour this semester. We meet every Friday (on Zoom) from 11:30am-12:30pm at the following link:=20 https://osu.zoom.us/j/99009915635?pwd=3DYThaNFd5ZlJYWFlwTDcrdURSWG50Zz09 =20Meeting ID: 990 0991 5635Password: 279687 You can … More Autumn 2021: Week 4

Autumn 2021: Week 3

Department News and Events The Anti-Racist Working Group (ARWG) Organizational Meeting The Anti-Racist Working Group (ARWG) is a community of accountability that interrogates how racism is institutionalized and internalized. The group comprises students and alumni from the Department of Dance and beyond who seek to examine their own roles as institutional gatekeepers, confront how structural … More Autumn 2021: Week 3

Autumn 2021: Week 2

Department News and Events Our Experience of Art in Conversation with Life Jacquie Sochacki-Pittman, Ohio State MFA Candidate in Dance So much of our time over the past year and a half has been spent connecting with people virtually. We changed our ways of experiencing education, celebrating birthdays, and practicing faith. We stopped large community … More Autumn 2021: Week 2

Spring 2021: Week 15

The Ohio State University Department of Dance bears witness to and shares in the pain of racism directed at Black lives. We want to add our voices, bodies and ideas to the national condemnation of the continued casual killings as we also turn inward, strengthening our commitment to anti-racist thought and action as a community.#Osudancers4blacklives Auditions … More Spring 2021: Week 15

Spring 2021: Week 14

Department Events University Events Tom Lloyd and the Art of Black Study In January 1969, the electronic light sculptor Tom Lloyd became a founding member of the Art Workers’ Coalition, a group of artists and critics who pressured New York museums to be more inclusive in the range of artists they exhibited, collected, and consulted … More Spring 2021: Week 14

Spring 2021: Week 12

Campus Events Military Frontiers Graduate Student Symposium: An Interdisciplinary Conversation on National Security Friday, April 169:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.  Zoom RSVP Here Since the 1990s, Ohio State’s Military Frontiers Graduate Symposium has sought to spark interdisciplinary conversations and debates on themes of national and international security, military and society, war and peace. Held biannually, the … More Spring 2021: Week 12

Spring 2021: Week 11

University Events LaTanya S. Autry curator of the current exhibition Imagine Otherwise in Cleveland founder of the Black Liberation Center will be in conversation with writer and professor Christina Sharpe, author of In the Wake: On Blackness and Being (Duke University Press, 2016) on Tuesday March 30th at 2:30-3:30pm. Register here for the (free) event: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/curating-as-wake-work-conversation-with-christina-sharpe-tickets-147929790987 Immediately following their conversation at 3:30-4:30pm, there will be an … More Spring 2021: Week 11

Spring 2021: Week 10

The Ohio State University Department of Dance bears witness to and shares in the pain of racism directed at Black lives. We want to add our voices, bodies and ideas to the national condemnation of the continued casual killings as we also turn inward, strengthening our commitment to anti-racist thought and action as a community.#Osudancers4blacklives Auditions … More Spring 2021: Week 10

Spring 2021: Week 9

Department Events Audiences and Online Reception: Before and After COVID is a year-long series of online symposia that examines the impact of COVID-19 and quarantine experiences on artistic and cultural production. Please join us for the following Spring 2021 events. All programming is free and open to the general public with registration.   Movement Practice with Dege … More Spring 2021: Week 9