January 28, 2019
Macarena Gómez-Barris, Pratt Institution, to discuss her book The Extractive Zone and explore the old and new sites of land and water defense, and artistic and activist responses to these issues.
Based on her book, The Extractive Zone, Macarena Gómez-Barris (Pratt Institute), will explore the old and new sites of land and water defense, and artistic and activist responses to these issues. Gómez-Barris will discuss work from the Américas to argue for alternative modes of living, being, and doing from within and outside of the extractive zones. This program is sponsored by the Clarke Forum for Contemporary Issues and co-sponsored by the departments of Latin American, Latino & Caribbean studies; Spanish & Portuguese; environmental studies; anthropology; and art & art history. It is part of the Clarke Forum’s semester theme, Sustainability. For more information call 717-245-1875 or visit the website.