Presenter Bios


Marlène Ramírez-Cancio

At the Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics, Marlène Ramírez-Cancio activates creative thinkers in the Americas who are involved in artistic practice and cultural transformation. The Institute’s international network researches socially engaged performance and disseminates it through gatherings, publications, courses, and digital platforms. Its mission is to create new avenues for thought and action.





Associate Director of Arts & Media, Hemispheric Institute of Performance and Politics
at New York University

New York, USA