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SINS INVALID PRESENTS:  DISABILITY LIBERATED, MARCH 9 PERFORMANCE

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Disability Liberated was curated for Disability Incarcerated, an event hosted at UC Berkeley*, bringing together scholars, students, activists, and community members to map the intersections of policing, imprisonment, and the disabled body. This event seeks to step into the conspicuous void within critiques of the “prison industrial complex” – namely the absence of discussion of disability oppression, despite the disproportionate representation of people with disabilities within prisons and gated institutions.

Disability Liberated includes an altar building in conjunction with a Sins Invalid performance centering the stories and voices of people at threat of and surviving violence within the intersections of ableism and the prison industrial complex.

There will be no charge for the event.

Artists currently include Leroy Moore, Kiyaan Abadani, Patty Berne, Nomy Lamm, Lisa Ganser, Todd Herman, Micah Bazant, Olegario Martinez, and Damon Johnson.

Sun, March 8, 5:30p, Altar construction with community, 120 Kroeber Hall (College/Bancroft), UC Berkeley

Mon, March 9, 4:30p, Performance, Booth Auditorium in Boalt Hall (College/Bancroft), UCB

* UC Berkeley sponsors include the Haas Institute for a Fair and Inclusive Society; Center for the Study of Law and Society; HIFIS’s Race & Educational Disparities Cluster, Diversity and Democracy Cluster and Disability Studies Cluster; Dean Judith Little, School of Education; Dean Carla Hesse, Division of Social Sciences; Social and Cultural Studies Program; School of Education; Canadian Studies; The Doreen K. Townsend Center for the Humanities; Dean Anthony Cascardi, Division of Arts and Humanities

 

WILDCARDXFAUST: THE ROCK OPERA

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Friday, March 13, 2015 – tickets
Saturday, March 14, 2015 – tickets
Center for Sex and Culture (map)
1349 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA 94103

7:30pm – $12-20 NOTAFLOF – 18+

For all of you who desire sex-positive entertainment produced by and for the diverse queer community.

For all of you who yearn for a show featuring heroes who are sex workers, kinksters, transgender, and people of color.

We wrote a rock opera for you.

WildcardxFaust interweaves the narratives of D. Faust, Jay Very, and Apaulo Hart:

Faust: A demon in a church of brimstone, nudity, and vulnerability finds that striptease becomes a form of revelation.

Wild Card: A kinky, queer comedy about a transmasculine sex worker seeking human connection.

Join us for an evening of inspiration, magic, shadows, and wonder!

For more info and updates on teaser shows, visit:
www.wildcardxfaust.com

Sponsored by the Queer Cultural Center Trouble Films and the San Francisco Arts Commission. Fiscally Sponsored by Intersection for the Arts



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