6pm – 9pm
Join us for the launch of “Non-Regular: Precarious academic labour at Emily Carr University of Art + Design.” Speakers will consider the question:
HOW DOES EMPLOYMENT PRECARITY AFFECT OUR ART AND RESEARCH PRACTICES?
* Deneige Nadeau, ECUAD sessional instructor, Critical & Cultural Studies
* Kristina Lee Podesva, artist, writer, editor and ECUAD sessional instructor
* Terra Poirier, Non-Regular editor and ECUAD grad
* Rita Wong, poet, activist & former ECUAD Faculty Association President
Moderated by Magnolia Pauker, ECUAD lecturer, Critical & Cultural Studies
Reception at 6pm followed by artist’s talk
Books will be available for purchase or you can pre-order them at: https://www.helenpittgallery.org/publications/non-regular/
We gratefully and respectfully acknowledge that we are located on the occupied territories of the xwməθkwəýəm (Musqueam), Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish) and səÍílwətaʔɬ/Selilwitulh (Tsleil-Waututh) Nations.
The ECUAD Aboriginal Gathering Place is wheelchair accessible.
Presented by UNIT/PITT Projects and the Emily Carr University Faculty Association.
Learn more about the book: https://www.facebook.com/nonregularbook
UNIT/PITT gratefully acknowledges the assistance of the Canada Council, the British Columbia Arts Council, and the City of Vancouver.