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"Respeto/Respect" a Chiapas Photography Project traveling exhibition

Friends Meeting at Cambridge
Friends Room (Gallery)
5 Longfellow Park
Mon., Jan. 14, 2019, 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

"Respeto/Respect" a Chiapas Photography Project traveling exhibition

“Respeto/Respect” (2013) is a Chiapas Photography Project (CPP) traveling exhibition about Maya religious diversity and coexistence after decades of strife in Chiapas Mexico. Seven Maya women from different ethnic-linguistic groups and non-traditional religions created 28 photographs and trilingual text panels along with the exhibit’s concept. Issues embedded in this exhibit include indigenous and women’s rights and autonomy, freedom of choice, post-colonialism, and decolonization. Curators Erica H. Adams and Carlota Duarte CPP founder-director worked closely with Maya in Chiapas. Inaugural exhibition: Institute of Sacred Music at Yale University.

Gazette Classification: Art/Design, Education, Ethics, Exhibitions, Humanities, Lecture, Religion, Special Events
Organization/Sponsor: Friends Meeting at Cambridge 
Speaker(s)Erica H. Adams, Curator
Cost: Free
Contact Info: 617-876-6883

Monday, January 14, 2019 - 08:30