Tuesday, October 8, 2013 at 7:00 PM (EDT)
Lénablou, internationally acclaimed choreographer, Chevalier of the Legion of Honor, scholar, author, and activist from France, will perform at GSU with her Dance Company, Trilogie.
Lénablou's work explores questions of identity, language, trauma, memory, and globalization through the body in movement. In 2007, she costarred in the documentary The Country Backwards, which received Caribbean Cinema Festival
The Immaterial Heritage and the Guadeloupe Award at the Saint Barth’s Lénablou Trilogie Dance Company has gained tremendous momentum internationally (Canada, Dominican Republic, France, French Guiana, Martinique, Mexico, Niger, Senegal, Slovenia, Trinidad and Tobago, Venezuela...) and will tour venues throughout Georgia in October 2013. Their Atlanta area visit is co-sponsored by Georgia State University, Kennesaw State University, the University of Georgia, the French Ministry of Art and Communication, the Regional Council of Guadeloupe French West Indies, Spelman College, the University of West Georgia, Emory University, and the Auburn Avenue Research Library.
See sponsors' websites for additional Georgia tour events with the Lénablou Trilogie Dance Company.
Program subject to change without notice.
Photo: "In Extenso" by Daniel Goudrouffe and courtesy of Lénablou.
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