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Migration Matters explores arts-based methodologies in migration research

The visual arts, theatre, filmmaking, music and dance are important aspects in transnational migration. The role of arts-based methodologies in researching the migrant experience is the focus of presentations by... Read more

 

Gallery

"Depth of Field" - Images from graduate film student productions 2009-2013

In the Media

Acclaimed theatre director Weyni Mengesha talks about building bridges, parental angst and her Ethiopian roots

Weyni Mengesha is known for directing plays that reflect the experiences of diverse communities, whether it’s Toronto’s Caribbean population (Da Kink in My Hair - the first play Mengesha directed after graduating from York University's theatre program) or the city’s Korean immigrants (Kim’s Convenience). Her latest assignment - Lungs, opening March 4 at Tarragon Theatre - has her staging a work that mirrors the anxieties of a whole generation, said The Grid TO in a profile published Feb. 28 Read full story

 

SHOWCASE

Alumnus Dan Kanter (BFA 2007), guitarist and musical director for Justin Bieber, talks about his experience as a music student in the Faculty of Fine Arts at York University.

 

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