( Thu., Nov. 10, 2016 )
Memorial Hall, 208 East Cameron Avenue, Chapel Hill, NC 27514
For the past decade, Bessie Award-winning dancer/choreographer and former Urban Bush Women star nora chipaumire has challenged stereotypes of Africa and the black performing body, art, and aesthetic. Deepening her investigations, portrait of myself as my
father celebrates and critiques masculinity—its presence, presentation and representation—asking: What is it about the black male body that we fear?