Date: October 18, 2015 - 3:00pm - 4:30pm.
Location: Grace Rainey Rogers Auditorium (1000 Fifth Avenue at 82nd Street).
Examine Kongo society's history and artistic traditions in the context of changing relations between Africa and Europe over half a millennium. Remarks by Faustin Linyekula, choreographer; Jo Ractliffe, artist; and David Van Reybrouck, author; followed by discussion moderated by Philip Gourevitch, journalist and staff writer, The New Yorker. Presented in conjunction with the exhibition Kongo: Power and Majesty.