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Adeola dewis

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Qualifications

PhD Critical and Cultural Theory, Cardiff University
MA Fine Arts, Howard Gardens, UWIC
BA Visual Art (1st class honours) University of West Indies, Trinidad

About

Adeola Dewis is an Artist and HPL at the University of South Wales interested in folk and indigenous cultural performances and the ways in which we perform fragments – our expressions of diaspora, identity and belonging – through transformation, the creation of sacred spaces and re-imagination.

Experience

Art projects include:
Mama dat is Mas’ http://mamadatsmas.blogspot.co.uk/
Mama Mas’: Conversations for Transformation http://masmama.blogspot.co.uk/
Play Yuhself http://playyuhselfexp.blogspot.co.uk/
Route to Roots https://routetoroots2017.blogspot.co.uk

Research

Trinidad Carnival, masquerade, diaspora, ritual, performances of fragments

Areas of Expertise

Mas’ performance aesthetics

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