Academic Speaker Series: Janice Perry: Not Just Another Pretty Face
Performance artist Janice Perry guides us through her vibrant collection of social criticism and political satire -- from Marilyn Monroe through the Gulf Wars, from High Fashion to Arts Censorship.
NOT JUST ANOTHER PRETTY FACE: a retrospective
Performance artist and activist Janice Perry takes us through her vibrant collection of social criticism and political satire-- from Marilyn Monroe through a few Gulf Wars, High Fashion, Erotica, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Mapplethorpe’s naked men and Arts Censorship.
Janice Perry began touring in 1981 with her groundbreaking solo performances. Her work has been adapted for television, radio and print in the USA and Europe NPR, PBS, BBC 2, Channel 4, BBC Radio 3, WDR.
This is first of four evenings of the Landmark College Fall Academic Speaker Series. With compelling messages that invite audiences to think and feel outside contemporary boundaries, experts in the 2013 – 2014 Landmark College Speaker Series ask challenging questions about our responsibilities to the planet and to each other.