Practice Institute at Asian Art Museum and Chinese Culture Center of San Francisco: Gender, Humor, Solidarity!

Location: ruruHaus basement

Languages: English


A two-day gathering on Asian Diaspora/American through the lens of gender, humor and solidarity.

September 1, 2022

10 am–12 pm Video Screening:
Videos of Resistance

  • Demented Dedication (Lunch Poems) by Miss Expanding Universe und J Triangular (2017-2018), Ashley Yang Thompson und J Triangular, 2:30 min.
  • Looking for Jiro (2011), TT Takemoto , 5:45 min.
  • The Internationale (2018), Chulayarnnon Siriphol, 5:51 min.
  • Leymusoom Bridge (2021), Heesoo Kwon, 5:41 min.

1–4.00 pm Laqlaq Sessions:
Speculations on a Conversing Museum

  •  Introduction by Naz Cuguoglu
  • The General’s Stork – Heba Y Amin
  • Seeing Studies – Ashkan Sepahvand & Natascha Sadr Haghighian
  • Anatolian Phantom-Limbs – Itamar Gov

September 2, 2022

10 am–12 pm Hong Kong Now
by Jill Angel Chun and Anqi Li

1–3 pm Laqlaq Sessions:
Speculations on a Conversing Museum

  • Introduction by Naz Cuguoglu
  • AN(A)KARA – Göksu Kunak
  • Singing out within the crash of passing sun – Ali Yass & Joud Al-Tamimi

3–5 pm Panel discussion:
by Abby Chen, Hoi Leung, Heesoo Kwon, TT Takemoto
Language: English & Chinese

5–6.30 pm Final Laqlaq Session:
Collective Cukurcuma Reading Group and Discussion

  • Woman, Native, Other: Writing Postcoloniality and Feminism by ​​Trinh T. Minh-ha



Obere Königsstraße 43, 34117 Kassel



Location: ruruHaus basement

Languages: English

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