Northwestern Events Calendar


Interactive Musical Workshop with Musician and Activist Ezé Wendtoin

When: Thursday, October 6, 2022
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM CT

Where: Parkes Hall, 214 or 224 , 1870 Sheridan Road, Evanston, IL 60208 map it

Audience: Faculty/Staff - Student - Public - Post Docs/Docs - Graduate Students

Contact: Courtney Essenpreis   (847) 491-7249

Group: Department of German

Category: Academic, Fine Arts, Lectures & Meetings, Multicultural & Diversity, Global & Civic Engagement


YOU ARE INVITED TO TAKE PART IN A VERY SPECIAL EXPERIENCE! Please join us for an interactive workshop (Thursday October 6 at 12 pm) and/or a multilingual concert (Thursday October 6 at 6 pm) with musician and activist Ezé Wendtoin!

Mr. Wendtoin is a musician, actor, moderator, storyteller, activitist, bridgebuilder, and world citizen! He grew up in Burkina Faso, where he learned German in addition to Mooré and French. He completed his M.A. in Dresden, Germany, and currently sings and writes songs in German, French, Mooré, and English. Explore his website here:

Ezé is visiting Northwestern University in October and is offering one workshop for German students at 12 pm on Thursday, October 6, in Parkes Hall 214, and one workshop for French students at 3 pm in Parkes Hall 224!  During the workshops, Ezé encourages students to make music together and allows students to engage in discussions with him about his work and activism and to address topics related to racism and intolerance. Machen Sie mit! Join in! SIGN UP FOR THE WORKSHOPS HERE!

Register More Info Add to Calendar

Add Event To My Group:

Please sign-in