[DOCUMENTATION] Panel: Black Beings as Public Beings / Officiated Beings / Hypervisible Beings

January 30, 2020

A television monitor with two images: one of a woman holding a photograph, and one of Che Gossett in a live video feed.

Saturday, 23 November, 2019

Speaker(s): Che Gossett (virtually), Charmaine Nelson, Joshua Chambers Letson

Moderated by Yaniya Lee

Watch Here: https://vimeo.com/388279759

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A discussion on the politics of Black Trans life and subjectivity within the arc of black liberatory narratives, the formation of visual, heterogeneous identities of enslaved Africans and Creoles in Canada as the development of blackness and artist Adrian Piper’s use of the logic of the visual and race as expressions of white supremacy.

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Transcribed text of this video coming soon.