Friday, October 31, 2014
Performance by Autumn Knight: 7:00 pm
Antena is a language justice and language experimentation collaborative founded in 2010 by Jen Hofer and John Pluecker, both of whom are writers, artists, literary translators, bookmakers and activist interpreters. FromJ anuary 18 – May 10, 2014, Antena will be in residence at Blaffer, where they will inhabit various spaces of the museum to explore how critical views on language can help us to reimagine and rearticulate the worlds we live in.
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The University of Houston Libraries now offers a series of technology training courses open to all UH students, faculty and staff.
Courses cover Microsoft Office: Word, Excel, Access and PowerPoint, Adobe Photoshop, and content are tailored for basic, intermediate and advanced skill levels. More courses will be added to the rotation, including training on software such as Outlook, iMovie, Live Movie Maker, InDesign and other commonly-used programs.
Sessions run for 30 minutes to 2 hours, depending on the topic and skill level, and most sessions will take place in the Learning Commons training areas. Session Timings: (See the link below) Morning Sessions: (10AM to 12PM) Afternoon Sessions: (2PM to 4PM) Evening Sessions: (6PM to 8PM)
The full training calendar is posted online and is updated on a monthly basis. Seating is limited to about 15 people per session and currently first come, first serve basis. See upcoming Training Sessions & Location details from here:http://info.lib.uh.edu/
We will have a display of the Mock Apartheid Wall, which symbolically represents the separation barrier erected through Palestine, cutting off people from work, schools, and hospitals. A mock checkpoint will give participants an idea of what it is like to have your freedom of movement restricted. Free food will be distributed!
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Dog-puppets arguing philosophy. A robotic drone declaiming photographic theory. A porno with Regis Philbin celebrity news as its soundtrack. A project resulting in a single video each day for a year. All of these strange interventions could issue forth only from the singular mind of Stephanie Barber, one of the most daring and inventive film artists working on the contemporary experimental scene. Her work is always provocative, frequently amusing, sometimes disturbing, but never, ever dull.
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