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The Alien Commons: Dance and Performance Beyond Citizenship Artist Talk and Showcase

About This Event

The Alien Commons is a two-day event bringing together seminal artists making performances related to themes of borders, citizenship, and (im)migration—both legal and “illegal.” Featured artists include Tanya Aguiñiga, Zoë Klein, Gabriel Mata, and Liliana Gomez. Activities include an artist symposium and performance showcase.

Featured Guests

  • Gabriel Mata (Artist)
  • Tanya Aguiñiga (Artist)
  • Zoë Klein (Artist)
  • Liliana Gomez (Artist)


  • the Migrations Initiative
  • Latina/o Studies Program
  • Mellon Foundation’s Just Futures
  • Society for the Humanities
  • Central New York Humanities Corridor
  • Johnson Museum of Art
  • Department of Performing and Media Arts
  • Cheryl Whaley and Eric Aboaf Fund

March 21, 2024, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m.

Schwartz Center, 430 College Ave

MP7: ALACI: Afro-Latinx, Latin American, Caribbean and Indigenous Performance

Category: Conference Performance

Audience: Open to the Public

Host: Cornell University

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