Monday, February 18, 2013
5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Where: Kresge Hall, 3-365, 1880 Campus Drive , Evanston, IL 60208 map it
Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public
Group: Art Theory & Practice
Category: Fine Arts
Miriam Ghani (b. 1978, New York) is an artist, writer and teacher. Her recent exhibitions and screenings include the Rotterdam and CPH:DOX film festivals, dOCUMENTA (13) in Kabul and Kassel, MoMA in New York, and the Sharjah Biennial 10. Recent texts appeared in Mousse, the Radical History Review, and the New York Review of Books. Ongoing collaborations include Index of the Disappeared (with Chitra Ganesh), Performed Places (with Erin Kelly), and the Afghan Films online archive (with pad.ma). Ghani holds a B.A. in Comparative Literature from NYU and an MFA from SVA, and is currently a Visiting Scholar at the Asian Pacific American Institute at NYU.