Panel discussion | Interdisciplinary Context of "Slow Dancing"

Event time: 
Friday, September 12, 2014 - 11:00am to 1:00pm
Yale University Art Gallery Auditorium See map
1111 Chapel St.
New Haven, CT 06510
Open to: 
General Public
Event description: 

Panel discussion with the artist David Michalek and Yale faculty, offering points of view from a wide range of disciplines.

  • Daphne A. Brooks, Professor of African American Studies and Theater Studies
  • Margaret S. Clark, Professor of psychology and Master of Trumbull College
  • Emily Carson Coates, Lecturer in Theater Studies, Moderator
  • Martin Kersels, Associate professor and director of graduate studies in sculpture, School of Art
  • Richard O. Prum, William Robertson Coe Professor of Ecology & Evolutionary Biology; Curator of vertebrate zoology, Peabody Museum; Professor of Forestry and Environmental Studies
  • Joseph Roach, Professor of English and African American Studies; Sterling Professor of Theater; Professor of American Studies
  • Laura Wexler, Professor of Women’s, Gender, & Sexuality Studies and American Studies

See also the exhibition page.

Below, Slow Dancing at Lincoln Center in 2007, photo (c) Matthew Wakem