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Thursday, March 30, 2006
5:10 pm


In-person Event

Michigan Theater
603 E Liberty St, Ann Arbor, MI 48104


Penny Stamps Speaker Series
Open to the public
Free of charge
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French artist Orlan uses plastic surgery as her medium. Since 1990, she has undergone a series of choreographed surgical performances”. Her intention is not to become beautiful” but rather to suggest that the objective (beauty) is unattainable and the process horrifying.”

In partnership with the Program in Comparative Literature and the Department of English Language & Literature.


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