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Sherina Rodriguez Sharpe presents Genesis

Ann Arbor District Library 343 S 5th Ave, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

"Genesis" is a theatrical performance by Kresge Theater Fellow Sherina Rodriguez Sharpe, telling a story of decolonization through six Filipina mothers across her ancestral line. In describing this performance, Sharpe says: "This work is presented as a mirror ritual. Each mirror is an altar to one of my ancestors, activating their power. In the mirrors, the viewer is called to Continue Reading

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Film Screening of “Who Killed Vincent Chin?” & Q/A at the AADL

Ann Arbor District Library 343 S 5th Ave, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

On a hot summer night in Detroit in 1982, Ronald Ebens, an autoworker, killed Vincent Chin, a young Chinese American draftsman with a baseball bat. Although he confessed, he never spent a day in jail. This gripping Academy Award-nominated film relentlessly probes the implications of the murder, for the families of those involved, and for the American justice system. Who Killed Continue Reading

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