New Research in Dance - BODY DOUBLE. Sarita Echavez See. Body Double: The Politics of Filipino American Plagiarism

Department of Dance
New Research in Dance Studies: In-Tension-Ally-Ties
Coordinated by Jacqueline Shea Murphy   
Magnolia Yang Sao Yia, Assistant Coordinator


Speaker: Sarita Echavez See
Professor, Media and Cultural Studies Department, UC Riverside
Body Double: The Politics of Filipino American Plagiarism

Discussant: Anthea Kraut
Professor, Dance Department, UC Riverside

November 14, 2018
Wednesday, 4:10-6:00 pm
Dance Studio Theatre, ATHD 102 (Athletics and Dance Building)
Free and open to the campus

Sarita Echavez See teaches in the Department of Media and Cultural Studies at UC Riverside. Her research and teaching interests range across the interdisciplines of postcolonial studies, critical race studies, and minoritized art, media, and performance. She is the author of the monographs The Decolonized Eye: Filipino American Art and Performance (University of Minnesota P, 2009) and The Filipino Primitive: Accumulation, Resistance and the American Museum (New York University Press, November 2017); and co-editor of the anthology Critical Ethnic Studies: A Reader (Duke University Press, 2016).

Anthea Kraut is Professor in the Department of Dance at UC Riverside.  She is the author of Choreographing the Folk: The Dance Stagings of Zora Neale Hurston (University of Minnesota Press, 2008) and Choreographing Copyright: Race, Gender, and Intellectual Property Rights in American Dance (Oxford University Press, 2015) - as well as essays that have appeared in The Oxford Handbook of Critical Improvisation Studies, The Oxford Handbook of Dance and Reeanctment, The Routledge Dance Studies Reader, and Worlding Dance, Theatre Journal, Dance Research Journal, Women & Performance: a journal of feminist theory, The Scholar & Feminist Online, and Theatre Studies.

Presentations are followed by dialogue with audience, then reception on the patio.
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Wednesday, November 14, 2018 at 4:10pm to 6:00pm

Athletics & Dance Building, Dance Studio Theatre, ATHD 102
Athletics & Dance Building, Riverside, CA 92521

Event Type

Arts, Dance, Lectures & Presentations


Faculty & Staff, Graduate Students, Undergraduate Students, Transfer Students


Free and open to the campus

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