Opening exhibition at the ASC: Look at you, with lectures and discussion

photo of the exhibitionOn the occasion of the opening of ASC's new exhibition 'Look at you' there will be a discussion about the way our perception of the other is formed. Visual artist Frouwkje Smit and documentary photographer Karine Versluis will enter into a dialogue with Professor Felix U. Kaputu, who was born in the Democratic Republic of Congo and for the last seven years worked in the USA, Japan and Europe. His expertise is in African Studies, African Politics, Literature, Religion, Diaspora, Art and Pedagogy. At the end of the meeting, the audience can of course take a look at the exhibition.

16.00 Opening
16.05 Karine Versluis: The exhibition, the making of...
16.15 Frouwkje Smit: The way Africa is portrayed in the western media
16.25 Felix Kaputu: The image the Western world has of Africa and v.v.
16.45 Questions & answers
17.15 Drinks

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Date, time and location

11 February 2014
Pieter de la Courtgebouw / Faculty of Social Sciences, Wassenaarseweg 52, 2333 AK Leiden
Room 3A06 (third floor)

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