ArtsBites: Walé Oyéjidé

Date: 

Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 1:00pm to 2:00pm

Location: 

Office for the Arts, 74 Mt. Auburn Street

wale_by_markometzingerTime for food and conversation! ArtsBites is the OFA round-table discussion series with undergraduate students and visiting artists. On November 12, we welcome writer, filmmaker and fashion designer Walé Oyéjidé. Oyéjidé's work, which featured prominently in the Marvel studios blockbuster Black Panther, was also included in the Gender Bending Fashion exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.

Open to all undergraduate students, but registration is required. Food is free. Seating is limited to 20 students. Please register here with Harvard email address.

Oyéjidé will also be at Harvard for a film screening of After Migration: Calabria (2020) at 6:30 p.m. Nov. 12 at the Harvard Art Museums. The event includes a post-screening discussion with Oyéjidé and Teju Cole, Gore Vidal Professor of the Practice of Creative Writing.

This ArtsBites is funded with support from the Peter Ivers Memorial Fund. Oyéjidé's visit is co-sponsored by the Harvard University Committee on the Arts, ArtLab and Harvard Art Museums.