GIBCA x PARSE Dialogue on Secularity and on Exclusion

Date: November 16, 2016
Place: Glashuset, Akademin Valand, Chalmersgatan 4 Gothenburg, Sweden.

Drinks will be served. RSVP before Nov 10 to mina.dennert@gu.se

GIBCA, in collaboration with PARSE, invites you to a PARSE Dialogue on the themes of:
The PARSE Journal Issue on Secularity – in collaboration with GIBCA (autumn 2017)
and the conference 2nd Biennial PARSE Conference on Exclusion (November 2017)

Wednesday 16 November, noon – 4pm

Jonas Staal (artist, founder, New World Summit)
Nav Haq (curator, GIBCA 2017)
Ola Sigurdson (Professor of Systematic Theology, University of Gothenburg)
Andrea Phillips (PARSE Professor of Art, Valand Academy, University of Gothenburg)

This discussion launches the collaboration between PARSE and the Göteborg International Biennial for Contemporary Art. The theme of the biennial will examine contemporary issues of secularity. The event will be a chance to find out more about the collaboration and enter into discussion about the relevance of secular ideas and practices today.


Wednesday 16 November, 4.30-6pm

The PARSE Professors and Working Group

An open discussion on the impact of exclusions in contemporary life in order to develop ideas and collaborations for the 2nd PARSE biennial conference, taking place in November 2017. We will introduce the theme and welcome all contributions.