Words in Action: Storytelling, Social Justice & the Tarot Panel w/ Michelle Tea and Cristy Road

Virtual Event

Join author, literary instigator and queer tarot witch Michelle Tea and artist, punk musician, and Cuban-American activist Cristy Road in a conversation about using the Tarot can be a tool for anti-racist, anti-patriarchal, anti-sexist, and anti-colonial conversations and growth. Tea and Road will talk about how they have fronted systemic oppression and crafted visions of Read More >

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Words in Action: Queer Memoir Writing Workshop w/ Michelle Tea

Virtual Event

Drawing inspiration from existing queer memoirs and memoirists, we will work together to generate inspiration, story leads and a teensy weensy bit of new material. The workshop will offer craft tips as well as troubleshoot issues unique to queer memoir, and Tea will be available to answer questions and share her experience in queer memoir Read More >

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Words in Action: Queering the Tarot with Cristy C. Road

Virtual Event

Cristy Road Carrera is the author and illustrator of The Next World Tarot; a deck designed to demystify traditional norms associated with the tarot, both visually and historically. Often seen through images of European nobility, class structure, patriarchy, and white supremacy; the Tarot remains a tool that existed long before colonization; as ancient civilizations developed Read More >

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Words in Action: You Are Not Alone: An I Scream Social

Virtual Event

This event is co-sponsored  by New College's Campus Conversations Series. Our inaugural I Scream Social is designed to empower student writers, encourage literary culture, and channel our “real world” experiences into meaningful literary performances. This year’s event will feature a collaboration with Booker Middle School Teacher and Dragonfly Poetry Café founder Joanna Fox. This winter Read More >

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Words in Action: “Feminist Misfits: A Celebratory Salon w/ Dr. Emily Carr”

Virtual Event

Join Dr. Emily Carr in celebrating the feminist misfit! The feminist misfit is an artist/thinker/maker who has been forgotten, mis-remembered, and/or silenced by history—someone who has not been shoved under your nose as a role model; who you are supposed to work hard not to resemble; who was accountable to her own moral compass but Read More >

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New College of Florida’s 3rd Annual Dance for Parkinson Partnership Event

Virtual Event

Attend the kick off event for New College of Florida's Physically Integrated Dance Series. Meet Parkinson Place and NCF dance participants while they perform a virtual dance created remotely during the pandemic, led by Sarasota Contemporary Dance artist Xiao-Xuan Yang Dancingers, directed by Professor Wilmott. Presentation by NCF student Rose Schimmel of her personal experience Read More >

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Physically Integrated Dance Series: Open Dance Classes w. Stephanie Bastos

Virtual Event

APRIL 5 & 7: URBAN CONTEMPORARY DANCE taught by Stephanie Bastos incorporates the elements of nature, dynamic phrase work, and Afro- Brazilian symbolism with the objective of conditioning the body, mind and spirit for a moving experience. The class features internalization, Braindance- based warm up and eclectic choreography. You will explore articulation of the spine, pelvis, Read More >

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Physically Integrated Dance Series: Open Dance Classes w. REVolutions Dance

Virtual Event

DANCE AND DIVERSTIY WORKSHOPS co-taught by Dwayne Scheuneman and Sea Lee, these workshops allow the teaching artists to visit schools and other similar venues where they help students with and without disabilities work together to create unique creative experiences that open the doors to understanding, equality, and mutual respect. Due to the pandemic, these courses will Read More >

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Physically Integrated Dance Series: “Life After Life” Screening and Q&A

Virtual Event

View the film and then meet Film Director Christopher Boulton and Featured Dancer/Actor Dwayne Scheuneman for a question and answer session after the film. Watch the trailer here: https://vimeo.com/307585882 “ Life After Life is a lovely film. The choreographers form a special bond with three chrarismatic senior women as they shape raw, simple, authentic movement Read More >

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what we do in the house that has no walls: Thesis Art Exhibition 2021

Isermann Gallery 5315 Bay Shore Road, Sarasota

The New College of Florida Art Department is pleased to present the 2021 Thesis Exhibition entitled “what we do in the house that has no walls.” The artwork featured in this year’s exhibition reflects on diverse topics ranging from cultural identity, landscape, nostalgia, and the complex relationships between spirituality, popular culture, and politics. The exhibition includes work Read More >

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