Join us on December 5th from 1-2pm in the LLC Commons Room to meet Dr. Hélène Tissières, an African literature, film and contemporary art specialist. She was Associate professor at the University of Texas at Austin until 2016, when she left her position to join her family settled in Geneva. Hre work discusses the links between visual arts and writing and on the resistance strategies put in place by artists, writers, filmmakers and rappers. She is also a curator and organized in Switzerland the exhibition Dakar-Martigny (2016). Her other research interests include Human Rights, ecology (ecocriticism) and cultural diversity.
Thursday, December 5
Webster University Geneva, LLC Commons Room
Route de Collex 9 1293 Bellevue, Switzerland