• A new painting by contemporary artist Kehinde Wiley that responds to a "grand manner masterpiece" by Thomas Gainsborough.

    PS Professor Malik Gaines Organizes Symposium at the Huntington in LA

    Tuesday, Sep 21, 2021

    Performance Studies Professor Malik Gaines has organized the "Looking Like a Person: Portraits after Coloniality conference at The Huntington Library, Art Museum and Botanical Gardens

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    Ph.D. Candidate Yarden Stern published in most recent issue of TDR

    Thursday, Sep 16, 2021

    Ph.D. Candidate Yarden Sterns has article published in most resent issue in TDR

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    M.A. Candidate Allen Baylosis awarded C.V. Starr A/P/A Student Research grant

    Thursday, May 27, 2021

    Performance Studies M.A. Candidate Allen Baylosis was awarded a C.V. Starr A/P/A Student Research/Conference grant to present his paper "‘Sagot’: On Space, Medium, and Aesthetics" this summer.

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    Performance Studies Professor Alexandra Vazquez named David Payne-Carter award winner

    Thursday, May 6, 2021

    Performance Studies Professor Alexandra Vazquez has been named the 2020/2021 David Payne-Carter award winner.

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  • Professor Diana Taylor

    PS Professor Diana Taylor conferred 2021 Edwin Booth Award

    Wednesday, Apr 28, 2021

    Performance Studies Professor Diana Taylor has been conferred The Edwin Booth Award from CUNY Grad Center’s Theatre and Performance Department.

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  • From left to right, top row to bottom row) Kimberly Alidio, Edgar Garcia, Jackie Wang, Fred Moten, Ronaldo Wilson

    Discussion with Kimberly Alidio: Why Letter Ellipses

    Wednesday, Apr 28, 2021

    On Wednesday, April 14, 2021, the department of Performance Studies welcomed poet Kimberly Alidio to mark the release of her book why letter ellipses. In a conversation moderated by Professor Fred Moten, fellow poets and scholars Edgar Garcia, Jackie Wang, and Ronaldo V. Wilson came together to discuss their favorite sections of the book.

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  • Gwen Rakotovao presents her work FITIAVANA

    PS MA Alum Gwen Rakotovao presents her work Fitiavana

    Monday, Apr 26, 2021

    Performance Studies Alum Gwen Rakotovao (M.A. '19) will present her work FITIAVANA at the Africa Dance Biennale.

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  • Singaw by Allen Baylosis

    PS M.A. Allen Baylosis presents his performance piece "Singaw" at upcoming conferences

    Monday, Apr 26, 2021

    Performance Studies M.A. Candidate Allen Baylosis will be presenting his performance piece "Singaw" (2020) at the University of California Los Angeles (UCLA) QGrad: Queer Graduate Conference and at the International Federation for Theatre Research (IFTR) 2021 Galway Conference.

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    Professor André Lepecki featured on Sound, Stage, Screen

    Friday, Apr 23, 2021

    Performance Studies Professor and Chairperson André Lepecki recently had his article, The Dramaturg's Work, published on Sound, Stage, Screen.

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    PS B.A. Stachy Saint-Gerard co-produces the Sativa Sessions

    Wednesday, Apr 14, 2021

    Performance Studies B.A. candidate Stachy Saint-Gerard is co-producing the Sativa Sessions, hosted by music collective Social Lubricant.

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