“Around the World in a Day”: Traversing Cities & Borders in Bowie & Prince (conference session)

Event time: 
Friday, January 27, 2017 - 2:15pm to 3:45pm
Location: 
Yale University Art Gallery See map
1111 Chapel Street
New Haven, CT 06520
Event description: 

“Around the World in a Day”: Traversing Cities & Borders in Bowie & Prince

Speakers:
Josh Kun, Professor of Communications, University of Southern California, “Mister Prince and Man, Ruler of the World: Heroes Across the Border”
Zaheer Ali, Lecturer, New York University; Brooklyn Historical Society Oral Historian, “That Ain’t Lake Minnetonka!: Prince’s Sonic and Spatial (Re-) Making of Minneapolis”
Alexander Weheliye, Professor of African American Studies, Northwestern University, “New Waves, Shifting Terrains: Prince’s and David Bowie’s Transatlantic Crossovers”

Moderator: Emily Lordi, Associate Professor of English, University of Massachusetts, Amherst