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A MULTITUDE OF MUST-SEE PERFORMANCES AND EXHIBITS


Due to the current uncertainty surrounding the planning of public events, many of our planned performances and exhibitions are not yet listed on our online calendar. As details regarding our upcoming events are finalized, they will be publicized here. We encourage you to continue to check our calendar for updates.

Detention Nation Virtual Panel Discussion 1

Thursday, April 22, 2021

6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

The Sin Huellas Artist Collective and the Department of Comparative Cultural Studies, University of Houston present Detention Nation alongside the Hostile Terrain 94 Installation and two Virtual Panel Discussions.

Panel Discussion 1 - Alter-Realities: Intervening in the Politics of Immigrant Incarceration and Migration Control

Detention Nation’s first panel will be streamed via Sin Huellas Artist Collective YouTube Channel. The panel will bring together artists and scholars to discuss the process and politics of representing immigrant detention and immigration control through art and public intellectual projects. Panelists will probe how carceral geographies and hostile terrains are produced and how artists, scholars, and organizers can work together to create alternatives. 

View the English Livestream here

View the Spanish Livestream here

The installation will be on view from April 17 to May 16, 2021. The artist-activist installations will be exhibited in the front lobby space of the Blaffer Art Museum. The Detention Nation virtual art space launches on April 17 at www.detentionnation.com with virtual performances by Julia Barbosa Landois, Veronica Gaona, Jessica Gonzalez, Karen Martinez, and Erick Zambrano.

Location
Virtual via YouTube Live
Cost
Free event
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Contact
Delilah Montoya
dmontoy2@central.uh.edu