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Friday 23 August 5.00pm – 8.30pm at Arnolfini and
Saturday 24 August 10.00am – 5.00pm at Wickham Theatre, Cantocks Close, Bristol
Goat Island Symposium: Creative Re-Use; the Body of Knowledge
This symposium will explore a range of creative and critical, practical and theoretical responses to the lively debate over the role of the performer in Live Art as a unique conductor, repository, translator and practitioner of knowledge in contemporary culture and the digital age.
Internationally renowned scholars and artists will join with Chicago-based Goat Island performance group to make provocative contributions to the symposium. Goat Island will also present a performative lecture and show their recent film It’s Aching Like Birds.
Presented as part of the Goat Island Summer School 2002. Supported by Arnolfini, Dance Services, the University of Bristol, and the Arts and Humanities Research Board
£30.00 / £15.00 concessions. Includes lunch and coffee on Saturday