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Lunch & Learn with Ben Barson and Gizelxanath Rodriguez

September 12, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

At this Lunch & Learn, musicians Ben Barson and Gizelxanath Rodriguez will offer an overview of the arts in social justice work, grounded in cultural solidarity. The artists will also give a short performance, and a light lunch will be provided.

Learn about the soul expanding work of the Afro Yaqui Music Collective. Experience excerpts of artistic collaborations from Chiapas, Mexico to Kurdistan, Iraq. Explore projects that imagine life beyond the Anthropocene. Hear about Mirror Butterfly: The Migrant Liberation Movement Suite, which unites stories of climate refugees from Mexico, Syria, and west Africa.


UW–Madison Division of the Arts
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The Studio: UW Madison’s Creative Arts Community
821 W Johnson St
Madison, WI 53706 United States
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