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Girls Summit 2014

Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami

Friday, May 16, 2014 at 9:00 AM - Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 7:00 PM (EDT)

Girls Summit 2014

Ticket Information

Ticket Type Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Single Day : Member, Student, Educator
Includes all activities for one (single day) Girls Summit day, plus WOTR 10th Anniversary Bash.
Ended $10.00 $0.00
Single Day : Non-member
Includes all activities for one (single day) Girls Summit day, plus WOTR 10th Anniversary Bash.
Ended $20.00 $0.00
Full Summit : Member, Student, Educator
Includes all activities for The Girls Summit event. WOTR 10th Anniversary Bash, Discussions and Performances.
Ended $15.00 $0.00
Full Summit : Non-member
Includes all activities for The Girls Summit event. WOTR 10th Anniversary Bash, Discussions and Performances.
Ended $30.00 $0.00
WOTR! 10th Anniversary Bash! (Only) : Member, Student, Educator
This ticket is only valid for the WOTR! 10th Anniversary Bash. It is not valid for any other activities.
Ended $10.00 $0.00
WOTR! 10th Anniversary Bash! (Only) : Non-member   more info Ended $20.00 $0.00

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GIRLS SUMMIT 2014
NUTURING THE CREATIVITY OF GIRLS

The Women on the Rise! Annual Girls Summit offers access to the best practices in girls education presented by scholars conducting innovative work in and out of South Florida. Addressing issues of body image, health, sexuality, and gender non-conformity, leading educators, scholars, and activists engage in performances, panel discussions and film screenings, which highlight innovative scholarly work in gender studies and girls education. The 2014 program will focus on the creativity of girls, nurturing that creativity and the empowering potential of expression.

 

ADMISSION

PER DAY
NON-MEMBER $20
MEMBER, STUDENT, EDUCATOR $10 

ENTIRE SUMMIT
NON-MEMBER $30
MEMBER, STUDENT, EDUCATOR $15

 

CLOSING PARTY ONLY
NON-MEMBER $20
MEMBER, STUDENT, EDUCATOR $10

 
 

SCHEDULE

 

FRIDAY, MAY 16

9AM

Welcome Reception / Check-In

10-11AM

Panel Discussion: Women on the Rise! 10th Anniversary Retrospective
Jillian Hernandez, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, University of California-San Diego; Anya Wallace, Ph.D. Candidate, Penn State University; Isabel Moros-Rigau, Artist & B.C.C.P. Youth Development Program Director, Brooklyn College Community Partnership/ RFCUNY; Shara Banks, Crystal Pearl, WOTR! Program Coordinator and Independent Artist, Ebony Rhodes, Senior Site Director, Breakthrough Miami at Palmer Trinity School; Shedia Nelson, Program Manager and Artistic Director,Urgent Inc.; Patricia Tobias, Citrus Health 

11AM-1PM

Panel Discussion: Visualizing Bodies/Space: A Performative Picture of Justice System-Involved Girls & Women in Miami
Anya Wallace, Ph.D. Candidate, Penn State University; Jillian Hernandez, Ph.D., Assistant Professor, University of California–San Diego; Nereida Garcia Ferraz, Visual Artist and Educator,WOTR!; Isabel Moros-Rigau, Artist & B.C.C.P. Youth Development Program Director, Brooklyn College Community Partnership/ RFCUNY

1-2PM

Lunch

2-3:30PM

Panel Discussion: Essential Creativity within GLBTQ Youth
Myra Benjamin & Ella Bradshaw, Pridelines Youth Services; Neil de la Flor, Reading Queer; Carla Silva, MSW, Executive Director, Alliance for GLBTQ Youth

4-6PM

Performances & Discussion - Reading Queer Poetry 
Marci Calabretta, Nadra Mabrouk and Annik Adey-Babinski

6:30-8PM

Lecture: Saving Our Lives Hear Our Truths #THENEXTLEVELPROJECT
Dr. Ruth Nicole Brown
Dr. Ruth Nicole Brown, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Gender and Women’s Studies and Education Policy, Organization and Leadership University of Illinois Champaign Urbana; Porshe Garner, Doctoral student of Education Policy, Organization and Leadership University of Illinois Champaign Urbana; Jessica Robinson, Doctoral student of Education Policy, Organization and Leadership University of Illinois Champaign Urbana; Tierney Reed aka T.R.U.T.H, Independent artist and member of the collective PS (Paradigm Shift)

SATURDAY, MAY 17

10AM

Welcome Reception / Check-In

11AM-12PM

Tour of Virginia Overton: Flat Rock & Wangechi Mutu: A Fantastic Journey
Led by MOCA Interim Director, Alex Gartenfeld

12 -1PM

INOCENTE Film Screening and Audience Discussion
Led by Isabel Moros-Rigau, Artist & B.C.C.P. Youth Development Program Director, Brooklyn College Community Partnership/ RFCUNY

1 -2PM

Lunch

2-4PM

Art Talk: Grotesquerie, Racial Pleasure, and Pornography: The Erotics of Female Embodiment in Wangechi Mutu’s Work
Dr. Jillian Hernandez
Jillian Hernandez, Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Ethnic & Critical Gender Studies, University of California, San Diego

5-7 PM

WOTR! 10 Year Anniversary Bash with musical performance by TheeSatisfaction

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When & Where


Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami
770 NE 125th St
Miami, FL 33161

Friday, May 16, 2014 at 9:00 AM - Saturday, May 17, 2014 at 7:00 PM (EDT)


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Museum of Contemporary Art, North Miami

Known as the museum “where new art is discovered,” MOCA is internationally recognized as a force in defining new trends and directions in contemporary art. The museum originates most of its own exhibitions, presenting an exciting mix of both emerging and legendary artists.

Visitors from around the world are drawn to its permanent collection reflecting the most important developments in contemporary art. MOCA presents a continuous calendar of lectures by renowned artists and critics, film screenings, concerts, and cutting edge performances. It has attracted nationwide attention for highly original education and outreach programs that make contemporary art accessible, understandable, and enjoyable to people of all ages.

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