Art | History | Dan

Dan Jakubowski, PhD

Conference Presentations

Upcoming

African Studies Association Annual Meeting, Chicago, IL (November 16-18, 2017)

Past

The Utopia of the Grotesque: The Transnational Artistic Community of Wael Shawky’s Cabaret Crusades.
College Art Association Annual ConferencePuppets and Performing Objects, New York, NY (2017)

Lara’s Digital Archive, or, Coming to Terms with Being a Late Capitalist, Partially Digital, but Fully Revolutionary Subject
Marxist Reading Group Annual Conference, Gainesville, FL (2016)

Wael Shawky, the Tradition of the Qawwals, and the Mobile Habitat of the Mother Tongue 
HISTART ’15, History of Art Conference, Istanbul, Turkey (2015)

The Flying Saucer and the Metastable Field of Humor; or, How Hassan Khan and Andeel Learned to Love Sharjah’s Skyline 
ARCHTHEO ’15, History and Theory of Art Conference, Istanbul, Turkey (2015)

Digital Assemblages: Ahmed Basiony’s 30 Days Running in Place and the Politics of Self-Representation at the Venice Bienniale
African Studies Association Annual Conference (2013)

Acoustic Thumbprints: Gender, Labor, and Urban Geography in the Sound Installations of Magdi Mostafa
Southeastern College Art Conference (2013)

The Easy Thing To Do: The Politics of Performativity in Egyptian Video Art
Boston University African Studies Graduate Conference (2012)

Storming the Grid: Multitude, Event, and Cognitive Mapping in the Painting of Julie Mehretu
Southeastern College Art Conference (2011)

Lara’s Tower: Hope and Spatial Politics in Contemporary Cairo 
African Studies Association Annual Conference (2010)
Southeastern College Art Conference (2010)

Julie Mehretu and the Global Community
Symposium, Africana Studies and Research Center, Cornell University (2008)