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Annual Dr. Cynthia Novak Lecture & Symposium – Decades of Javanese Dance at Wesleyan
Ticket Price: FREE!

A symposium and retirement celebration in honor of Urip Sri Maeny, Artist in Residence in Indonesian Dance at Wesleyan University for the past 40 years. Dr. Diyah Larasati, dance scholar, choreographer, cultural theorist and author of “The Dance That Makes You Vanish: Cultural Reconstruction in Post Genocide Indonesia” (University of Minnesota Press, 2013), will give the annual Cynthia Novak Lecture and Keynote Address, with special guests honoring Maeny and the legacy of Indonesian dance at Wesleyan. The lecture will be followed by a reception at 4:30pm in the Alsop House at the Davison Art Center.

Venue Information
World Music Hall
40 Wyllys Avenue
, CT
1 860-685-3355
Presenting Organization
Wesleyan Center for the Arts
1 860-685-3355