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On Whiteness: Symposium, June 30th

April 30, 2018

The Kitchen in collaboration with The Racial Imaginary Institute presents a day-long interactive symposium on the phenomenology, distortions and diagnostics of white dominated space, featuring keynote addresses, panel discussions, and a musical performance.

June 30, 10am–6pm
RSVP required. Attendees are required to commit to the full day.
Reservations will be available on June 11th at 2pm.

Tentative Symposium Schedule
10:00 — Doors open
10:30–11:00 — Opening Keynote: Nell Painter
11:15–12:45 — Panel 1: (Jeff Chang, Aruna D’Souza, Daniel Borzutsky, Sarah Lewis, Doreen St. Felix, moderator Chris Chen)
12:45–2:00 — Lunch Break
2:00–2:30 — Afternoon Keynote: Linda Alcoff
2:45–4:15 — Panel 2: (Lauren Berlant, Sadhana Bery, Jane Caflish, Lori Gruen, Saidiya Hartman, moderator Claudia Rankine)
4:30 — Performance by Vijay Iyer
5:00–5:30 — Closing Keynote: Patricia Williams
5:30 — Book signing

This performance is presented as part of The Racial Imaginary Institute: On Whiteness. For more information about the exhibition and other programs please see The Kitchen website.