Author Archive for Nabila Abdelnabi

Close Encounters

“MERCY IS THE DOMAIN OF THE RICH,” travis cried, his booming voice traversing the four walls of the modest gallery space at DOVA. travis (always lowercase), an artist and member of the band ONO says his artistic mission “springs from a performative approach to race, gendered space, and colonial objectification.”

Giving to Get

Do you lead an ethical life? That appears to be the million-dollar question Australian ethicist Peter Singer sought to tackle before a room of roughly 100 people at the University of Chicago’s International House on March 9. Singer is the…