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.”
303.001Seminar in Art Beyond the Western Tradition
451.001Special Projects Art History
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.