There’s a new track in the Gender Booth! This one is a dialogue between a trans woman and a cis woman about finding moments of gender euphoria. Let us know what you think!
There’s new tracks in the Gender Booth! Here’s one from Foluke where she delves into how ‘male gaze’ has impacted her self concept. A quick search on Wikipedia tell us that, “In feminist philosophy, the male gaze is the act of depicting the world and women in the visual arts and in literature from a… Continue Reading
A year ago today, Jacosa passed. We have been working rigorously toward her vision of a circus show about gender. Today we would like to introduce the Gender Booth, an interactive platform where we will post excerpts of everyday people across the gender continuum sharing their experiences of love, struggle, self, other, body, beauty, shame, freedom,… Continue Reading
On Thursday, we were invited by the Department of Diversity and Inclusion at GA Tech to present the Race Circus Project Film Series and lead students in dialogue about race and racism. What a deep honor to open a much needed space for young people to delve in to these challenging issues.
After many awesome hours of collaboration with Alison Daye of Cinebot Video, the Race Circus Project Film Series is complete! Look out for film screenings and workshops coming soon! Thank you Aliiiiiiii!! We love Cinebot!!
We are deeply honored to announce that we have received support from an anonymous funder to carry out Jacosa’s vision of the next MakeShift project. Her desire was to create a circus show that explores gender. We have a few clues as to how she wanted to carry this out: 1. She wanted to do… Continue Reading
On November 24, 2016, our dear Jacosa, founding member of MakeShift, left this earth. She was a sister, best friend, source of joy and laughter, adventurer, agitator, sleeper, debater, dictionary, snuggler, lover, and creative bombshell. As is generally the case when someone leaves us all of the sudden, we can’t believe we are writing this… Continue Reading