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2024 Society of Fellows Showcase

2024 Society of Fellows Showcase

Freedom Dreams

The Society of Fellows 2023-24 thematic, Freedom Dreams, focused on the transformative role of arts and humanities in imagining alternatives to oppressive carceral systems and envisioning more life-affirming and equitable futures.


Opening Remarks + Welcome Address

The 2024 Society of Fellows Showcase began with opening remarks from GAHDT Director Wendy S. Hesford.

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Faculty Performance | "Meditations"

Leadership Faculty Fellow Treva Lindsey moderated a call and response with faculty fellows where they shared 'meditations" on their research and its relationship to the annual theme of "Freedom Dreams"

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Graduate Team Fellows Performance

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Aja Monet Performance

Grammy-nominated Surrealist blue poet Aja Monet performed a number of pieces adjacent to the annual theme

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Student Research Exhibition