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Give and Take Care: ‘Scoring Consent’ Workshop
May 19, 2019 | 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
GIVE & TAKE CARE IS A SERIES OF ENCOUNTERS & GATHERINGS FOR RECLAIMING INTIMACY, SAFETY, POWER, AND LOVE. EACH EVENT IS CONCEIVED AS AN OPEN PLATFORM FOR INTENTIONALLY BUILDING SUPPORT NETWORKS ONE-BY-ONE AND PRACTICING CULTURES OF CARE.
THIS SERIES OF HANG-OUTS, ACTIVITIES, AND WORKSHOPS ARE STEWARDED BY/FOR/WITH DISABLED/QUEER-SURVIVORS AND ALLIES. GIVE & TAKE CARE IS A PROJECT CO-ORGANIZED AND FACILITATED BY JEFF KASPER AND JANAE’ SUMTER.
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‘SCORING CONSENT’ WORKSHOP
Sunday, May 19 (1:00pm—4:30pm)
This is an intentionally confidential space for building practices of consent and mutual support for/by disabled/queer/trans/gnc folks and allies. There will be guided contemplative exercises, creative writing, and theatre-based activities. Please bring a partner, friend, colleague, caretaker/giver, or family member, with whom you trust but have never shared in length what makes you feel safe.
The content and structure of this event may not be for you if you are not in the mind/body/emotional space for vulnerable dialogue, trust-building activities, writing, and contemplative exercises. You are welcome to attend and opt-out of interactive material.
Limited spots available!
GIVE & TAKE CARE WAS SUPPORTED IN PART THROUGH A COMMISSION FROM DOWNTOWN ART. EARLIER ITERATIONS OF THIS PROJECT’S INTERACTIVE MATERIAL WAS INCUBATED IN RESIDENCY WITH ART BEYOND SIGHT, ELIZABETH FOUNDATION FOR THE ARTS PROJECT SPACE, AND RECEIVED CRITICAL MENTORSHIP FROM SOCIAL PRACTICE QUEENS. SPECIAL THANKS FOR THE EMOTIONAL SUPPORT AND COMMUNITY OF THE ART & DISABILITY RESIDENCY AND DISABILITY ARTS NYC TASKFORCE (DANT) NETWORK AND DOWNTOWN ART STAFF.