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Healing Vibrations with Jordan Hamilton
Created by AK Wright, 2021
Kitchen conversations about the relationship between art, healing, and Black liberation. Call to Remember is a shared offering of improvisation, experimentation, and conjuring exploring Black pedagogy, artistry, and activism in dance. Invoking the elements of Call To Remember, Leslie Parker and AK Wright bring forth individuals over a meal to have robust conversations about their engagement with CTR, how we are engaging care, improvisation, and communal connections in current, beyond, and past moments. In this episode, Leslie and AK talk with collaborator Jordan Hamilton on his work with Call To Remember, healing lineages, and how he's bringing the healing vibes.
Writing & Conversation
Interview with Liz Engelman of Tofte Lake Center, 2020.
Leslie Parker & Wanjiru Kamuyu in conversation, hosted by Black Dance Stories, 2020.
"Leslie Parker speaks on memory and motherhood through the guidance of Alice Walker’s literature." -Black Dance Stories
Interview with Michelle Cowin Gibbs, Walker Art Center, 2019.
Essay on Skeleton Architecture by Maura Donohue, Culturebot, 2016.
"With their 11th Platform, Danspace Project has done that (again). In handing the curatorial keys over to Ishmael Houston-Jones (again) and Will Rawls, they’ve opened the door for one hellavu party." - Maura Donohue
Performance review of Skeleton Architecture by Maura Nguyen Donohue, Women & Performance: a journal of feminist theory, 2017.