Panel Discussion: On Being Gandhi

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  • Saturday, April 13, 2019 from 4:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.


Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice, Peace and Justice Theatre

5998 Alcala Park San Diego, CA 92110




Panel Discussion: Janice Glowski and Chaya Chandrasekhar, Co-Curators

Saturday, April 13
4:30-5:30 p.m.
Peace and Justice Theatre, Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice
Reception to follow in the Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice Rotunda


On Being Gandhi: The Art and Politics of Seeing
April 1 – May 10, 2019
Fine Art Galleries, Kroc Institute for Peace and Justice

Featuring work by Shivaraju B.S., a photographer from Bangalore, India best known by his nickname “Cop Shiva,” this display includes images from his most celebrated series, On Being Gandhi.These photographs document the performances of a local village schoolteacher, Byagadehalli Basavaraju, as he routinely impersonates Mahatma Gandhi. This exhibition was curated by the Frank Museum of Art at Otterbein University and is being presented on USD’s campus in conjunction with the ASIANetwork conference.

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