After Migration: In Defense of Using Beauty to Illustrate the Journeys of Those Who Have Suffered

Date: 

Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Location: 

Menschel Hall, Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
WaleOyejideA film screening of After Migration: Calabria (2020) and discussion with producer and co-director Walé Oyéjidé and Teju Cole, Gore Vidal Professor of the Practice of Creative Writing at Harvard. Oyéjidé will argue that migrants are owed more artful depictions of their cross-border experiences and that our creative pursuits should always be founded in fostering a more equitable society. Free and open to the public (tickets required). For tickets and additional information, click here.