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5 Stories From the Other Side of Trauma | Stanford

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Friday, June 5, 2015 - 6:00 pm | Cost: FREE
Pigott Theater | 551 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA

Event Details

We invite you to a night of poetry, storytelling, spoken word, dance, and drag performances on race, gender, sexuality, & colonization.

1. “hundreds of ways to say: how are you?”
Greeshma Somashekar
Performance Poet, Aspiring Physician-Writer
2. “Funeral”
Eric Eich, a.k.a. Silk Worm
Drag Performer, Filmmaker, Photographer
3. “My Body is My Country”
Coke Tani
Dancer, Writer, Facilitator
4. “Not Knowin’ My Place”
Toni Renee Battle, a.k.a. Spirit Walker
Spoken Word Artist, Storyteller
5. “Ungrateful Daughter: One Black Girl’s Story of Being Adopted into a White Family, that aren’t Celebrities”
Lisa Marie Rollins
Poet, Playwright, Solo Performer

Presented by:
Soul Wounds Conference:
Trauma & Healing Across Generations

Special thanks to our sponsors:
Stanford Arts Institute, Stanford University School of Humanities & Sciences, Office of the Vice Provost for Undergraduate Education, Office of the Vice Provost for Graduate Education, Stanford Department of History, Stanford Humanities Center, Stanford Department of Theater and Performance, Stanford Center for Russian, East European & Eurasian Studies, Humanity United

Please note:
Free admission. Doors open at 5:30pm. Show at 6:00pm. No late seating.

Disclaimer: Please double check event information with the event organizer as events can be canceled, details can change after they are added to our calendar, and errors do occur.

Cost: FREE
Categories: Lectures & Workshops, Literature
Address: 551 Serra Mall, Stanford, CA