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Past Events


June 19 – International Festival of Arts & Ideas, New Haven, CT
Lecture and conversation

June 14-17 – Society of Dance History Scholars (SDHS) 2012 Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA.
Keynote speaker

June 1 – Philadelphia Museum of Art, Art After 5
Presentation, Book Signing, and Performance

May 31 – Pennsylvania Ballet, N.Y. Export: Opus Jazz
Before the Curtain

May 11 – University of Surrey, London

May 10 – Roehampton University, London

May 8 – De Montfort University, Leicester

May 3 – Pennsylvania Ballet, Peter Pan
Before the Curtain

March 27 – Temple University, Conwell Theater
Presentation and signing, with Joan Myers Brown

March 8 – Pennsylvania Ballet, Messiah
Before the Curtain

March 1 – UC Irvine
Reading and signing

February 29 – Eso Won Books, Los Angeles
Reading and signing

February 28 – Scripps College, Claremont, CA
Lecture and signing

February 27 – UC Riverside
Lecture and signing

February 23 – California State University-Long Beach

February 22 – UC Davis
Reading and signing

February 15 – University of Pennsylvania Center for Africana Studies, University of Pennsylvania Bookstore
Book talk with Joan Myers Brown

February 12 – Big Blue Marble Bookstore
Reading and signing

February 11 – National Council of Negro Women
Lecture and book signing

February 9 – Pennsylvania Ballet, PUSHING BOUNDARIES: Forsythe & Neenan
Before the Curtain 

February 7 – Howard University
Conversation with Joan Myers Brown

February 3 – Virginia Commonwealth University
Lecture and signing

February 2 – George Mason University
Special Guest, W.E.B. Du Bois Lecture 

January 14 – Moonstone Arts, Philadelphia
Reading and signing

January 9 – The Literary Cafe and African American Museum in Philadelphia
 A Conversation with Joan Myers Brown and Brenda Dixon Gottschild


November 17-20 – The Congress on Research in Dance 2011 Annual Conference, Philadelphia, PA
See schedule for appearances.

October 27 – Middlebury College
Lecture: Black Dancing Body, a Measure of Culture

October 20 – Pennsylvania Ballet, Russian Suite
Before the Curtain

October 13-14 – Rex Nettleford Arts Conference, Edna Manley College of the Visual and Performing Arts, Kingston, Jamaica
Keynote speaker

September 22-24 – Carolina Performing Arts, UNC Chapel Hill
Panel on September 22 and pre-performance discussion on September 23

September 15 –  University of Colorado Boulder (Cox Family Visiting Scholar/Artist)
Africanist Presence Material: Researching Performance -The (Black) Dancing Body as a Measure of Culture.

May 12 – Studio Museum in Harlem
Intersections: Conversations on Art and Culture with Misty Copeland, Raven Wilkinson, and Brenda Dixon Gottschild

March 25-27 – Harvard University
African Dance Diaspora: A Symposium on Embodied Knowledge, hosted by the Harvard University Committee on African Studies presents


November 5-6 – London Metropolitan University
RE:GENERATIONS – International Perspectives on Dance of the African Diaspora

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