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Merrill Cultural Center to feature performance artist

In celebration of her new book, critically acclaimed performance artist Denise Uyehara will share excerpts from her body of work at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, February 1, at the Merrill College Cultural Center. The book, Maps of City & Body: Shedding Light on the Performances of Denise Uyehara, brings together Uyehara's performance works of the last 15 years.

Uyehara's performance will be followed by a conversation with Uyehara and a book-signing. Uyehara is a pioneering performance artist, one of the first to explore Asian American queer subjectivity through performance.

For more information, call the Asian Americn/Pacific Islander Resource Center, (831) 459-5349, or visit

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