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Sunday, June 18 • 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Tendings: Sustainable Artful Lives

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Disability culture poets and performance artists Stephanie Heit and Petra Kuppers will lead short meditation exercises combining experiential anatomy and writing, followed by an open salon. Participants will come away from this session with practical exercises for sustainable, responsible, artful living.

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Stephanie Heit

Independent/Interdependent Artist, Turtle Disco
Stephanie Heit is a poet, dancer, and teacher of somatic writing, Contemplative Dance Practice, and Kundalini Yoga. She lives with bipolar disorder and is a member of the Olimpias, an international disability performance collective. Her debut poetry collection, The Color She Gave... Read More →
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Petra Kuppers

Disability/Surrealism/Feminism/Land-Based Work, The Olimpias/Turtle Disco/University of Michigan
Petra Kuppers is a queercrip disability culture activist and a community performance artist who teaches at the University of Michigan and Goddard College. She is the Artistic Director of The Olimpias, an international disability culture collective (www.olimipias.org). In 2016/17... Read More →

Sunday June 18, 2017 1:00pm - 2:30pm EDT
Student Center: Room 025
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