Art with an Agenda

. March 1, 2015.
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Kent Monkman explores themes of colonization, sexuality, loss, and resilience as he “constructs new stories that take into account the missing narratives and perspectives of Aboriginal peoples.” His mediums range from film to installations, from performance to paintings. Known internationally, Monkman comes to town for this highly anticipated lecture as part of the Penny W. Stamps Speaker Series.

Thursday, April 2, 5:10pm. Michigan Theater, 603 East Liberty St. 734-668-8463.
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