Tina Takemoto is an interdisciplinary writer, theorist, and performance artist whose work explores issues of illness, gender, race, and queer identity. Since 1992, she has collaborated with Angela Ellsworth under the name Her/She Senses. Their installation-based performances have been presented nationally and received numerous awards. She is Associate Professor of Visual studies at the California College of the Arts in San Francisco. Co-sponsored by the Art +Design Department and the Ellen Stone Belic Institute for the Study of Women and Gender in the Arts and Media, at Columbia College Chicago.
Recorded Wednesday, November 18, 2009 at Columbia College Chicago-Hokin Annex.