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Petra Kuppers Keynote Address

7:00pm - 8:00pm EDT September 29

Location: Dunning Memorial Chapel

Disability culture activist, wheelchair dancer and community performance artist Petra Kuppers will deliver a keynote address at 7 p.m. Sept. 29, at the Dunning Memorial Chapel. 

Kuppers, a professor in the University of Michigan’s English and women’s and gender studies departments, uses ecosomatics, performance, and speculative writing to engage audiences toward more socially just and enjoyable futures.

Alma College students will hear from disability culture activist, wheelchair dancer and community performance artist Petra Kuppers, who will deliver a keynote address at 7 p.m. Sept. 29, at the Dunning Memorial Chapel. Kuppers will also lead a workshop for the dance department, speak with First-Year Seminar students and lead Friday Forum during her time at Alma.

Kuppers, a professor in the University of Michigan’s English and women’s and gender studies departments, uses ecosomatics, performance, and speculative writing to engage audiences toward more socially just and enjoyable futures.

Sponsored by Center for College and Community Engagement, Academic Sector, First Year Seminar, Alma College Dance Department, Diversity and Inclusion Office.