Dr. Kantara Souffrant is an artist-scholar, museum educator, and independent curator who brings her passion for community engagement, dialogue, and facilitation to her work as a performer, educator, and community organizer. Her artistic work combines movement, folk stories, interviews, and personal narratives to create what she calls “embodied storytelling.”
283.001Global Modern/Contemporary Art
275.001World Arts:Visual Arts
275.002World Arts:Visual Arts
275.003World Arts:Visual Arts
Research Interests & Areas
Haiti and the Haitian diaspora; ritual and performance in the Black Atlantic; Black feminist aesthetics; contemporary art; trauma and diasporic art.