Games, explorations and playfulness at the 4WCoP Playground during the weekend of 4-6th September 2020:
Embody the Walk: An Introduction to Psychosomatic Geography - NOTE THIS IS A SCHEDULED EVENT THAT WILL TAKE PLACE LIVE AND ONCE ONLY on FRIDAY at 6pm BST.
Join John Hill on this interactive Zoom call that will teach participants exercises they can then use throughout the Congress. Drawing from various fields of “bodywork,” this session will introduce participants to mind/body connection, the interplay between a person’s mood and their posture, and how one affects the other. NOTE the linked event on Sunday.
Danny La Rue Diversions - NOTE THIS IS A SCHEDULED EVENT THAT WILL TAKE PLACE LIVE AND ONCE ONLY at SATURDAY 12:30 BST.
Geographically separated participants follow the same set of walking instructions, record their experiences with photographs and share them. Register on Eventbrite to be sent full instructions and links to participate.
Screen.Dance.Window. - NOTE THIS IS A SCHEDULED EVENT THAT WILL TAKE PLACE LIVE FROM NEW YORK AND ONCE ONLY at SATURDAY 9:30 am EDT (East coast USA) or 2:30 pm BST (UK).
Join New York City choreographer and walking artist, Jody Oberfelder, in a playful participatory walk across screens and time zones Duration: 20 minutes - DON’T MISS IT!
Pick a Drift - by Sonia Overall - Choose a prompt and take a short walk, wherever you are. Pick a single drift to explore your immediate environment, or take a handful of prompts to mix things up on a longer walk. No rules, no set time, no requirements. Feel free to share your experience via Twitter with @soniaoverall, #4wcop.
Walking Weirdly Explore Indoors - created by Fiona Weir - NEW ways to explore your living space. Perfect for people stuck indoors.
Walking Weirdly Classic - created by Fiona Weir - the classic WW outdoor game, including classic derives and other explorations. Suitable for disabled and non-disabled explorers.
Embody The Walk - Do It Yourself - Participants can use the tools they learned in John Hill’s session on Friday to augment exercises/walking prompts throughout the rest of the Congress and beyond. On Sunday, join us to discuss our experiences in the pub.