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Barbie 101

  • The Hungry Brain 2319 W. Belmont Chicago, Illinois 60618 (map)

Barbie 101: Love & Imagination

This educational session features:
  • a close reading of poet David Trinidad’s “Playing with Dolls”
  • a slideshow of weird & oft-times frightening Barbies through the ages, presented by Robyn Pennacchia
  • a hybrid performance-talk about the relationships between little gay boys & Barbie by Tim “TinTim” Jones-Yelvington

Interludes include short videos, lip-synching, “femmebot” poems, abjection, desire, and Jem (and the Misfits).

October 29th, 9:00pm. $5 suggested donation.


Earlier Event: September 21
Experiments in Space + Time
Later Event: November 7
EEE Info Session