Viveca Vázquez: Chewing English (Mascando Inglés)




Chewing English / Mascando Inglés

Experimental dance choreography for five dancers that works with the body in the context of the Puerto Rico-U.S. migration and the linguistic displacement that this migration generates.


Viveca Vázquez is an artist and teaches contemporary dance and humanities at the Universidad de Puerto Rico. Since 1984 she has produced experimental dance events, both on the island and internationally, and has developed a pedagogy based on body conscience and improvisation. She founded Taller de Otra Cosa.

Background Information
  • Country: Puerto Rico
  • Encuentro Location: Sala Villa-Villa (Centro Cultural Recoleta)
  • Date: Saturday, June 16, 2007
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