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Declaration of Independence Workshop

Join Barby Asante and collaborators for a workshop exploring ideas of independence and storytelling based on her current artistic research project As Always a Painful Declaration of Independence. For Ama. For Aba. For Charlotte and Adjoa.

 Image: Barby Asante

Image: Barby Asante

PUBLIC PERFORMANCE: 7.30pm, Free, All Welcome

WORKSHOP: 2:00pm - 5:00pm LIMITED PLACES (booking essential via eventbrite)


Declaration of Independence brings together womxn of colour in a discursive performative moments to explore what it is to find a sense of place and navigate life a world where their stories are rarely heard. With many of womxn of colour doing work to create a more equitable world, through creativity, activism or in our everyday actions, Barby invites womxn to share her- stories in a backdrop of postcolonial/decolonial and migration to intervene in the archive of these cultural histories.

This will be followed by a public performance at 7.30pm which participants in the workshop will be invited to take part in if they wish.


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